Originally created 06/30/00

Mrs. Annie Owen



Mrs. Annie B. Owen, 91, died Wednesday, June 28, 2000, at Pepper Hill Nursing Home, Aiken.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at St. Mary on the Hill Catholic Church with Friar Robert Girardeau officiating. Burial will be in Westover Memorial Park.

Mrs. Owen, a native of Iuka, Miss., was a homemaker and former president of St. Joseph Hospital Auxiliary and an alumni of the University of Arizona. She was a member of Alpha Beta Chapter of Sigma Alpha Iota, Augusta Opera Society, Country Hill Garden Club, Augusta Country Club, Pinnacle Club and St. Mary on the Hill Catholic Church.

Survivors include a son, John R. Owen, Augusta; two daughters, Sarah Anne Owen Hightower, Aiken, and Dorothy G. Molda, Wallington, N.J.; and 13 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Stephen J. Hightower, John Gragory Hightower, Jacob J. Molda, Augustus O. Molda, P. Beau Molda, W. Cordes Owen, John Russell Owen Jr., Douglas J. Walker, Warren E. Voltz, Mark S. Uhle, Arthur K. Aiken and Bart C. Pan-Kita.

Memorials may be made to St. Joseph Hospice, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta, GA 30904-4726.

The family will receive friends at Platt's Funeral Home after a 7 p.m. vigil service.

The Augusta Chronicle June 30, 2000