Mrs. Vivian J. Owens, age 89, widow of Benton of Mt. Vernon, passed away Saturday, January 7, 2012 at the Rockcastle Regional Hospital in Mt. Vernon, KY.
Vivian was born on July 23, 1922 in Wabd, KY; a daughter of the late M.J. McMullin and Ada Adams McMullin. On August 12, 1939 she was married to Benton Owens. She was a housewife. She enjoyed crocheting, bingo, flowers and was an avid UK basketball fan. She was a member of Freedom Baptist Church and Quail Homemakers.
Vivian is survived by: two sons: Estil J. Owens (Betty) of Cincinnati, OH and Charlie Nelson Owens (Mary Lee) of Cincinnati, OH; six grandchildren: Michael Owens, Steven Owens, Shawn Owens, Rebecca Owens, Colin Owens and Vicki Golinar; six great-grandchildren: David, Sam and Erik Owens, Leah Owens and Ryan and Matthew Golinar; and many friends and neighbors.
Besides her parents, Vivian is preceded in death by her husband: Benton Owens.
Visitation for Mrs. Vivian Owens will be on Thursday, January 12, 2012 from 12 – 2 P.M. at the Marvin E. Owens Home for Funerals chapel.
Funeral services will be held for Mrs. Vivian Owens starting at 2 PM with Bro. David Sargent officiating. Burial will follow at Freedom Cemetery.