Mr. James Owens


James “Kenny” Owens, age 61, passed away Monday, August 30, 2021, at Hamilton Medical Center, surrounded by his loving family.

Kenny retired from Murray County School Systems after 25 years. He was deacon at Amazing Grace Baptist Church. He loved to hunt. His greatest accomplishment in life was his family. He was a loving husband, father, son, brother, grandfather, and great-grandfather.

Kenny is preceded in death by his father, James “ Euddle” Owens and his brother, Ronnie Owens.

He is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Susan Owens; son, Chris Owens; daughter and son in law, Melinda and Jamie Flood; grandchildren Dakota and Heather Owens, J.T. Owens, Chase Owens, and Aaron Flood; great-great-grandchild, Maverick; mother, Jackie Owens; sisters, Patricia Knight, Donna Cantrell, Kathy Massingill; brothers, Stevie Owens, Otis Owens; sister in law, Delinda Owens; uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, and cousins also survive.

The funeral service for Mr. Owens was on Thursday, September 2, 2021 at 2 p.m. at Amazing Grace Baptist Church, with Pastor Curtis Easley, Pastor Lamar Payne, and Pastor Mark Bowen officiating. The Interment was in the Amazing Grace Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family received friends at the funeral home from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, September 1, 2021.

Arrangements made with integrity by Shawn Chapman Funeral Home, Crematory and Monuments Chatsworth, Ga.


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