Obituary for Virginia Otey Mabry Owens

Virginia Otey Mabry Owens, age 103 of Pulaski passed away Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at the Radford Health and Rehab Facility in Radford.

Born November 6, 1914 in Pulaski County she was the daughter of the late Franklin Tate Mabry & Nellie May Wheeling Mabry. Her husband, Frank Deaton Owens (1974), sons, David Arnold Owens, Wallace Henry Owens, grandson, Mike Owens and numerous brothers and sisters also preceded her in death.

She is survived by her 

5 Grandchildren

Numerous Great and Great Great Grandchildren 


Raymond Douglas Mabry – Wytheville


Lula Mabry Lawson – Hillsville

Special Nephews

David, Charles and Dickie Tolbert

Matt Rakes

Special Friends

Doris Simmerman

Sister Mabel Caudill

Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM – Friday, November 10, 2017 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski with Rev. Neil Wood officiating. Interment will follow at the Mt. View United Methodist Church, Cemetery.

The family will receive friends one hour before service time Friday at the funeral home.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.