Quintin Ray Gene Owens, 81, of Cherokee Village, Arkansas, passed away Sunday, June 7, 2020, at Southfork River Therapy and Living Center in Salem, Arkansas.
He was born in Elizabeth, Arkansas, on January 11, 1939, son of the late Waymon Edward and Bertha (Rand) Owens. Ray spent his life as a loving son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and friend. He was united in marriage to Linda May Edgerton on December 25, 1965 in Gladstone, Missouri. Ray served our country in the United States Navy. During his working years, Ray worked in concrete masonry. Ray was a member of the Cherokee Village Men’s Golf League. He loved fixing things, fishing, golfing, spending time with his great grandchildren and watching the Kansas City Chiefs.
Ray is survived by his wife, Linda Owens of Cherokee Village, Arkansas; sons, Timothy Ray Owens and wife Dorine of Cherokee Village, Arkansas and Edward Ernest Owens and wife Melinda of Kansas City, Missouri; grandchildren, Heather Slater, Heath Brown, Cody Owens, Amanda Racy and Andrew Wallace and five great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Waymon and Bertha Owens; sister, Cletis Williams and brother, Dean Owens.
Pallbearers include: Ron Page, Jerald Milligan, Chuck McMann, Heath Brown, Charlie Slater and Chandler Slater
Funeral services will be Wednesday, June 10, 2020 beginning at 2:00 PM with Bro. Josh Pardue officiating at Doty Family Funeral Service Chapel in Salem, Arkansas. Interment will follow at Elizabeth Cemetery in Elizabeth, Arkansas. Visitation will be prior to the service beginning at noon.
Arrangements entrusted to Doty Family Funeral Service of Salem, Arkansas.