JAMES LEONARD “TEASPOON” OWENS, age 50, of Cowan, Tenn., departed this life suddenly on Thursday, April 2, 2015 at Southern Tennessee Regional Health Systems in Winchester.

Mr. Owens loved playing horseshoes and going fishing. He was last employed by Tinsley Asphalt Company were he was a truck driver for several years. Mr. Owens was a loving and devoted son, father and friend.

He was preceded in death by his father, Johnny Leonard Owens and his brother, Randy Owens.

Mr. Owens is survived by his daughter, Madison Owens of Cowan, mother, Louise Hinshaw of Cowan, step-father, Danny Hinshaw of Cowan and special friend and companion, Melissa Smith of Cowan.

Visitation will be Friday, April 3, 2015 from 5:00 – 8:00 P.M. at Grant Funeral Services.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 2:00 P.M. from the chapel of Grant Funeral Services.

Interment will follow at Owens Chapel Cemetery with co-workers and friends serving as pallbearers.

Grant Funeral Services in charge of arrangements.

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