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Virginia Owensby

March 19, 1921 - March 9, 2010

Virginia Owensby, 88, died peacefully at home on March 8th. She was a much loved mother, grandmother, sister and friend to many.

Preceding her in death were her husband of 50 years, Ravenel Owensby; her parents, Ernest and Jesse Sorrells; her sister, Maxine, and brothers, Bob, Ray and Jay.

Surviving to carry on her memory are her children, George, Karen and Richard; her daughter-in-law, Shara; and grandchildren, Kelly, Jessi, Allen, Hannah, Dylan and Clare; and her sister, Betty Joyce and brothers, Albert, Eugene, Morris and Jack.

Graveside services will be held at 2 PM Saturday, March 13th at Bearwallow Cemetery in Gerton.

The family kindly requests that in lieu of flowers donations be made to a local food pantry.

Service Information

Service Information

Date: Saturday, March 13, 2010

Time: 2:00 pm


Bearwallow Baptist Church Cemetery

Hwy 74A
Gerton, NC 28735

Bearwallow Cemetery in Gerton, North Carolina.

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