Corrinne "Skip" Owen, 97, of Princeton WV went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, Mother's Day, May 12, 2019 surrounded by her children.
Born August 6, 1921, Huntington WV, she was the daughter of the late Clovis Sykes and Mayme Gross Sykes.
Skip was a 1939 graduate of Princeton High School, attended WV Business College and Concord University.
A proud member of the First United Methodist Church in Princeton for many years serving as a Sunday School Teacher, Past President of the United Methodist Women and on the conference team of UMW.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband James L. Owen, Sr., siblings Leon Roy Sykes and Sidney James Wheeler and daughter Judith Lynn Stone.
She is survived by four children, Carol Jo Meador of Brandon Fl, James Lee Owen, Jr. Sherman TX, Elizabeth Owen and Rebecca Owen of Courtland VA and Eighteen grandchildren.
A celebration of her life will be held Thursday May 16 at the First United Methodist Church 100 Center Street Princeton WV visitation 1-2 PM, service at 2 burial will follow at Resthaven Memorial Park Cemetery, Princeton with Reverend Scott Sears officiating.
In lieu of Flowers the family requests donations to First United Methodist Church, Feeding Hungry Children. Donations may be sent to First United Methodist Church (FUMC-Princeton) in person at 100 Center Street, Princeton WV or by mail to PO Box 304, Princeton WV 24740.
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Published on May 14, 2019
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Elizabeth “Beth” Owen
May 16, 2019
I am truly blessed as she is my mother. I will miss you but I have wonderful memories. I am glad you are with daddy.