Animals Pets 13

Betty Jo "BJ" Owens

September 5, 1955 ~ January 26, 2022 (age 66)


Betty Jo "BJ" Owens, age 66, of 370 Golf View Lane, Ennice, NC; passed away Wednesday, January 26th, 2022 at her residence.

BJ was born September 5th, 1955 in Galax, VA to Roy Kyle Owens and the late Retha Alice Carico Owens. She was a member of Savannah United Methodist Church where she joined at the age of 13. She enjoyed animals of all kinds and leaves behind her two cats. She was just a simple person that enjoyed the small things in life.

Survivors include her father, Roy K. Owens of the home; a sister, Beckie Post and fiance', Lynn Shaw of Woodlawn, VA; a brother, Lonnie Owens of Ennice; a niece, Ayla Owens; two nephews: Austin Owens and Ashton Owens; her canine companions: Bingo and Banjo; extended family and friends also survive.

Graveside services to honor the life of BJ will be held at 2:00 pm, Thursday, February 3rd, 2022 at Edmonds Cemetery in the Edmonds Community of Ennice with Reverend Mark Carico officiating. No formal visitation will be held.

In lieu of food and flowers, memorials may be made to Save A Pet of Alleghany, PO Box 44, Sparta, NC 28675.

The family respectfully ask for no food or visitors at the home.

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Graveside Service
February 3, 2022

2:00 PM
Edmonds Community Cemetery
Crestview Lane
Ennice, NC 28623


Save A Pet of Alleghany
PO Box 44, Sparta NC 28675

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