Evelyn Lorenia Owens (Sign Guestbook)

Evelyn Lorenia Owens, February 16, 1926 – April 18, 2019, was a lifelong resident of Knoxville, TN.

Evelyn was a faithful member of Fountain City United Methodist Church and a member of the Christian Homebuilders Sunday School class. She was also a member of the Areme Chapter of Eastern Star 466. Evelyn worked in the daycare program at City View Baptist Church for many years before retirement.

Evelyn was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Owens; parents, Luther and Rhoda Musgrave; sisters, Julia Mullins, Willie Owens, Ruby Ellison, Jo Kidd; and brothers, Bill Fish and Lynn Musgrave.

She is survived by son; Ed (Joanne) Owens; granddaughter, Allison (Dan) Lore; great grandsons, Jackson and Spencer Lore.

The family would like to thank the staff of Park Place Fountain City and Beverly Park Place for the wonderful care they provided during her time there.

Family will receive friends, Monday, April 22, 2019, from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at Fountain City United Methodist Church, 212 Hotel Road, Knoxville, TN 37918. Graveside service 3:00 pm, Tuesday, April 23, 2019 , at Greenwood Cemetery, 3500 Tazewell Pike, Knoxville, TN 37918.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Fountain City United Methodist Church, 212 Hotel Rd., Knoxville, TN 37918.

Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel in honored to serve the Owens Family and invites you to view and sign the online registry below

10 guestbook entries for “Evelyn Lorenia Owens”:

  1. Brenda Richmond says:

    Thinking of all of you at this most difficult time. May you have peace and comfort in knowing she is in God’s care.🙏

  2. Bobbi Grogan says:

    Ed and Joanne, I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers for your family.🙏

  3. Connie Reese says:

    Mike & I are keeping the family in our prayers!

  4. Lee Ann Johnson says:

    So sorry for your loss! Evelyn was such a sweet funny woman with a smile always for everyone. I always enjoyed talking with her! My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family!

  5. Joel murphy says:

    Will miss Evelyn. Enjoyed the tome with her and Floyd working the Wednesday night meal.God bless her and the family.

  6. Phil and Scottie Baxter says:

    Evelyn was our Cosby, TN cabin neighbor across the pond. We would be out mowing and see her and Floyd waving from their back porch chairs. And they would stop for a chat as they walked around the community road. Wonderful neighbors and she will be missed by the entire Twin Lakes community.

  7. Bertha Madden says:

    I will miss her at Park Place of Fountain City.

  8. Mike Hueser says:

    The Owens family is in my thoughts and prayers. I will always remember working in the church kitchen with Evelyn and Floyd!

  9. Allan and Amy Bible says:

    We are so sorry for your loss. Mrs. Owens was such as blessing to so many. Prayers.

  10. Pam Kirthlink says:

    Thinking of the family at this time.

    OES

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