W.D. 'Denny' Owens Jr.


Passed: Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Funeral: Friday, November 30, 2018

Age: 88
Location: Greer, SC

Wilburn Dendy "Denny" Owens Jr., 88, widower of Mary Elizabeth Copeland Owens, passed away Nov. 27, 2018.

A native of Anderson County, he was a son of the late Wilburn Dendy Owens Sr. and Lois Maxwell Owens. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran of the Korean War, a retired Staff Manager of Liberty Life Insurance Company, a life member of Bailey Masonic Lodge #146 and a member of Fairview Baptist Church.


Surviving are one daughter, Audrey Owens Henderson (Michael) of Greer; one son, David Owens (Kenna) of Greer; a longtime special friend, Barbara Dendy of Taylors; one brother, Don B. Owens of Taylors; five grandchildren, Matthew Henderson, Heather Orrick (Bruce), Charlotte Owens, Thomas Owens (Kaitlin) and Catherine Claycamp (Brett); and five great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by one brother, Harold M. Owens and two sisters, Rose Mary Pruitt and Frances Wilson.

Funeral Services:

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, 2018 at The Wood Mortuary, conducted by Dr. Eddie Leopard. Burial will follow in Fairview Baptist Church Cemetery.
Visitation will be held 12:30-1:45 p.m. Friday at The Wood Mortuary.

Honorary escort will be the Hugh Lancaster Sunday School Class of Fairview Baptist Church.

Memorials may be made to Manning Place, 10 Companion Court, Greer, SC 29651 or Pathway Hospice, 355 Woodruff Road Suite 201, Greenville, SC 29607.

The family is at their respective homes.

Wood Mortuary

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