LUCILE FORD OWEN, age 91, of Estill Springs, Tenn., departed this life at her residence on Friday, September 12, 2014, following an extended illness.

Ms. Lucile was born in Elizabethtown, Kentucky on Aug. 22, 1923 to the late Everet and Letha Warren Ford.

She was a member of the Estill Springs First Baptist Church for many years. Ms. Owen was a homemaker most of her life.  She was a former member of the Estill Springs Lions Club and a former Estill Springs City Alderwoman.

Ms. Owen was preceded in death by her husband, Bob Owen and son, Marc Owen. She is survived by her son, Bob (Linda) Owen of Estill Springs, Tenn.,  Grandchildren; Phillip (Danielle) Owen of Oviedo, Fla., Dawn Owen of Fayetteville, N.C., Bobi Winstead of D’Iberville, Miss., Jennifer Mannion and Marla Pippin both Gulf Port, Fla., 1 Great-grandson, Michael Ford Owen and 10 additional great-grandchildren.

It was Ms. Owen’s wishes that she be cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date.

Grant Funeral Services in charge of arrangements.flower vase 2