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Rollie ("Jr. Boy") Owens, Jr.

June 2, 1949 ~ December 23, 2019 (age 70)

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Rollie Owens Jr.

(Jr. Boy)

Rollie Owens, Jr.  was born June 2, 1949 in Mt. Pleasant, Texas to Rollie and Ruby Mae (Anderson) Owens.  He passed away, peacefully, at home on Tuesday, December 23, 2019. 

He attended Booker T. Washington High School, Mt. Pleasant.  He got baptized in Los Angeles, California at the Revelations Church where he attended every Sunday.  Jr. Boy moved back to Mt. Pleasant in 1999 and became a member of the Greater Bibleway Missionary Baptist Church where he assisted the deacons and sang in the choir.  His favorite song was “Precious Lord”.  He loved to sing in the shower and made up a song “When My Day is Done” and mixed it with “Precious Lord”.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Rollie and Ruby, his brother Charles Edward Anderson. 

Jr. Boy leaves to cherish his memories, his children and their spouses Tonny Payne, Telesa and John Morgan all of Mt. Pleasant, Texas; Felecia Owens, Darneshia Brumsey both of Pittsburg, Texas; Crystal and Enrique Guereca of Mt. Pleasant; 17 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; his brother and sister-in-law Winford D. and Helen Owens, two sisters and one brother-in-law Virginia Anderson,  Sandra Carol (Owens) and Jimmy Fleming, all of Mt. Pleasant, Texas; special friends Brenda Brumsey, Bonnie McLeroy, Doris Dudley and Ella Elliott; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
December 27, 2019

10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Tumey Mortuary
611 N. Gibson Avenue
Mt. Pleasant, TX 75455

Celebration of Life
Saturday
December 28, 2019

11:00 AM
Greater Bibleway Missionary Baptist Church
503 School St.
Mt. Pleasant, Texas 75455

Interment following funeral service
Saturday
December 28, 2019

Piney Cemetery
268 County Road 1680
Mt. Pleasant, TX 75455

Food will be served for family and friends, immediately following interment

First Church
502 Lee Street
Mount Pleasant, Texas 75455

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