Originally created 05/02/00

Mrs. Virginia Owens



NEW ELLENTON - Mrs. Virginia Cooper Owens, 78, of Sizemore Street, died Sunday, April 30, 2000, at Anne Marie Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, North Augusta.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Rivers Funeral Home, Aiken, with the Rev. Don Graham officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Memory Gardens, Graniteville.

Mrs. Owens, a native of Wagener, had retired as a nurse and was a member of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Aiken.

Survivors include two sons, John W. Fox, Aiken, and William A. Fox Jr., St. Augustine, Fla.; a brother, Bernard J. Cooper, Bradenton, Fla.; two sisters, Nina C. Phillips and Ola C. Cook, both of Aiken; and two grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Gerald O'Banion, Stanton Phillips, Richard Phillips, Marshall Clark, Jerry Goldman and Stanton Phillips II.

Friends may call at the residence of John Fox, 1038 Spaulding Drive, Aiken.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle May 2, 2000