10/15/12 — Blanche “Tabby” Owen

Blanche “Tabby” Owen , age 59 of  Hillsboro, Tennessee, passed away on October 12, 2012.
She was a Machinist with  A.T.A. at Arnold Engineering Development Center (AEDC); a member of the  Hillsboro Church of Christ and the Manchester O.E.S.
She was preceded in death  by her son, Shawn Martin Holdaway. Mrs. Owen or “Tabby” as she was  affectionately  known, was born in Madison, West Virgina to her parents,  Walter “Jim” Rabenstein and Dorothy Marie Doss Rabenstein of Hillsboro who  survive.
She is also survived by her loving husband, Roger  D. Owen of  Hillsboro; children, Cindy L. Rabenstein of Hillsboro,  Jacki R. Whipple of  Charlotte, NC,   Joshua T. Owen of Nashville, TN,  and David W.  Holdaway of Manchester;  two sisters, Rebecca Stokes of Charlestown,  WV  and Glenna Bond of Manchester; three grandchildren, Wesley Rabenstein  of Hillsboro,  Brady Whipple and Ava Whipple both of Charlotte, NC; and a  host of other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be on Monday evening,  October 15, 2012 from 5:00 p.m.  until  7:00 p.m. with a Memorial  Service to follow at 7:00 p.m. at Central Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the  suggests Memorial Donations be made to the Shriners Hospital for Children at  ALMENAH SHRINERS, P.O. Box 78545, Nashville, TN 37207. 
Arrangements with  CENTRAL FUNERAL HOME of Manchester, TN.