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Jack Lain Owen (02-18-2016)

Jack Lain Owen, resident of Hico, Louisiana died
peacefully Saturday, February 13, 2016 surrounded by
family. We are grateful for the one last day we had with
him and for the many happy family memories with which
we are blessed.
Jack was born in Hico, Louisiana January 1, 1929 to
Robert Caleb Owen and Iva Lee Knox Owen. He married
(Dorothy) Marie Boyett on May 14, 1949 and they had 49
happy years before she passed away in 1998. He retired
from Texas Gas Corporation in 1989 after 39 years of service
and was a member and deacon at Hico Baptist Church.
Jack is survived by: His four sons – Jack Wayne Owen
of Haughton, Donald Ray Owen of Jennings, Jerry Lynn
Owen of Ruston and Darin Lane Owen of Hico; as well
as three daughters-in-law, two former daughters-in-law,
11 grandchildren and their spouses, and 18 great grandchildren.
He also leaves one sister, Christine Owen Aaron
of Hico, as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives
and friends.
He was preceded in death by: His parents; his wife
(Dorothy) Marie Boyett Owen; his brothers: Clyde Owen
and William “Bill” Owen and his sister Katherine Owen.
Visitation was held from 5-7 p.m. on Monday, February
15, 2016, at Hico Baptist Church. His funeral was held 1
p.m. on Tuesday, February 16, 2016, at Hico Baptist Church
in Dubach.
Donations may be made to Hico Baptist Church. To
leave an online memorial message for the family, please
visit www.owensmemorialfuneralhome.com
Blessed are they that mourn, for they shall be comforted.
Matthew 5:4.