Everything for Your Home's
Beauty, Comfort & Convenience 384-2123
704 Jamestown St, Columbia
Dr. Ronald P. Rogers
Support for your body's natural healing capabilities
Click here for details
Columbia Walmart Supercenter
Open 24 Hours
Click here for information
Real Estate & Auction Co.
Duo County Telecom
Now Available Through
Your Cable Service!
GUN & PAWN
What's Going On
Info about the
Janice Holt Giles
and Henry Giles Society
Columbia Gas Dept.
GAS LEAK or GAS SMELL
24 hrs/ 365 days
270-384-2006 or 9-1-1
Call before you dig
Directory of Churches
phone numbers and more
for churches in Adair County
James E. Owens, Taylor Co., KY (1922-2013)
He was Christian and a much decorated veteran. He professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Bible Baptist Tabernacle.He was a veteran of World War II and the Korean Conflict, having served his country honorably in the United States Army and the United States Air Force, where he retired at the rank of Technical Sergeant after twenty plus years. He was awarded many commendations and medals, including the Good Conduct Medal, Bronze Clasp with five loops, serving in the 56th Fighter Interceptor Squad at Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio, Good Conduct Medal Silver Clasp with one loop, Strategic Air Command and Air Force Longevity Service Award Ribbon with four Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters, Korean Service Medal with two Bronze Stars, United Nations Service Medal and Army of Occupation Medal (Japan)
James E. Owens, 90, of Campbellsville, KY,died at 10:30pmET, Monday, May 27, 2012, in Campbellsville, KY.
The funeral service will be at 10amCT/11amET, Friday, May 31, 2013 at Bible Baptist Tabernacle, 50 Bambi Drive, Campbellsville by Pastor Bob Cutler. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, W Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Thursday, May 30, 2013 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home and after 8amCT/9amET, Friday, May 31, 2013 at Bible Baptist Tabernacle.
Pallbearers: Philip J. Hilbert, II; Gregory S. Hilbert, Murey Finn, Daniel Fisher, Bill Mora, R. J. Overton, Don Williams, and Keith Wood.
James E. Owens, Taylor Co., KY (1922-2013)
James E. Owens was the son of the late James Owens and Nellie Walden Owens. He was born in Estill County, KY, Sunday, August 6, 1922. He died Monday, May 27, 2012, in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY, at the age of 90 years, 9 months, and 21 days.
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Bible Baptist Tabernacle. He was a veteran of World War II and the Korean Conflict, having served his country honorably in the United States Army and the United States Air Force, where he retired at the rank of Technical Sergeant after twenty plus years. He was awarded many commendations and medals, including the Good Conduct Medal, Bronze Clasp with five loops, serving in the 56th Fighter Interceptor Squad at Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio, Good Conduct Medal Silver Clasp with one loop, Strategic Air Command and Air Force Longevity Service Award Ribbon with four Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters, Korean Service Medal with two Bronze Stars, United Nations Service Medal and Army of Occupation Medal (Japan).
He united in marriage to Patricia M. Bonsteel, who preceded him in death.
He united in marriage to Kathryn Gibson Owens July 18, 1953. She preceded him in death June 13, 2004.
He is survived by the following:
Expressions of sympathy may be donations to Hospice of Central Kentucky or Make Today Count and may be made at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.
The family would like to express a special thank you to Dr. Linda Hathaway and all personnel at Taylor Regional Radiation Oncology and all Hospice of Central Kentucky personnel.
Send a condolence to the family of James E. Owens
The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY in charge of arrangements.
This story was posted on 2013-05-29 09:17:54
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.
Are made possible in part through the support ofGrissom-Martin Funeral Home
Established in 1926
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.
Searching obituaries? Here is a useful tool!
To sponsor news and features on ColumbiaMagazine, please use our contact form.
More articles from topic Obituaries:
Gile Harris, Russell Co., KY (1943-2013)
Dorothy Elizabeth Harris Shirley, Green Co., KY (1919-2013)
Mr. George Alfred Ratcliff, 84, Taylor Co., KY (d. May 26, 2013)
Elsie Adrine England, 87, Knob Lick, KY (d. May 25, 2013)
Dennis Kevin Corbin, Taylor Co., KY (1935-2013)
Jewell Overstreet Luttrell, Casey Co., KY (1924-2013)
Charles P. (Skinner) Blakely, Cumberland Co. KY (1945-2013)
Elroy Willis, Adair County, KY (1951-2013)
Danny C. Allen, Cumberland Co., KY (1964-2013)
Allene Kerns Burton, 91, Adair Co., KY (1921-2013)
View even more articles in topic Obituaries
Click for Info
Bank of Columbia
If You're Thinking of Selling,
Let Us Do the Yelling
Principal Broker & Auctioneer
Burton Real Estate
& Auction Service
Call Us For Appraisals
Click for Listings
On This Site
or Click Here
Columbia in the Movies
from the archives of
Click for Stories
The Best of
Local Stories of
The Greatest Generation
Order Book or e-Book
See who's celebrating
Birthdays and Anniversaries
Special Events List
Find Great Stuff in
Antiques, Help Wanted,
Autos, Real Estate,
Legal Notices, More...
ColumbiaMagazine.com content is available as an RSS/XML feed for your RSS reader or other news aggregator.
Contact us: Columbia Magazine and columbiamagazine.com are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.