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Willis Owen

December 30, 1939 - December 29, 2017

Service Date: January 3, 2018

Willis Wayne Owen, 77, of Williamston, SC, passed away on Friday, December 29, 2017, at Rainey Hospice House.

Born in Anderson, SC, on December 30, 1939, he was the son of the late Ansel and Dena Owen, and the husband to Martha Faye Owen. He was a master mechanic and a jack of all trades, who also enjoyed hunting and fishing.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughters: Rhonda Faye Weldon and Karen Denise Babb; brothers: Andy, Larry and Danny Owen; sister: Jo Ann Kittredge; grandchildren: Alex Hicks, Kayla Cason, Bailey, Tyler and Trevor Babb; great-grandchildren: Riley Hendrix and Braeden Cason.

Funeral services will be held at 1pm on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at Beaver Dam Baptist Church, Williamston, SC, with Rev. Chris Huff officiating. Burial will follow at Greenville Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will take place prior to the service from 11:30am to 1pm at the church.

The family will be at the home.

The Sosebee Mortuary and Crematory South Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements.