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Mary Elizabeth (Jarnigan) Owens

December 25, 1953 ~ July 8, 2022 (age 68)

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Mary Elizabeth Owens, age 68, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, July 8, 2022.  She was a loving Mother, Sister, Aunt, Mamaw, and Friend.  She was saved at the age of 15 and was a member of Narrow Valley Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Alma Jarnigan; brothers and sisters-in-law:  Frank (Martha) Jarnigan, Clarenance (Ella Mae) Jarnigan, Tom (Joyce) Jarnigan; sister, Marie Watson; daughter-in-law, Brandi Owens; and special niece:  Sandy (Dannie) Lamb.

She is survived by her daughter, Angela (Mark) Hale; sons, Timothy Owens; sister, Brenda (John) Ball; brother, Ed (Chris Ann) Jarnigan; grandchildren, Samarah (Buford) Rosser, Nicole (Dale) Johnson, Harmon Southerland, Austin and Elizabeth Owens; great-grandchild, Brandon and Steven Rosser, and Asher Johnson; special nieces who she thought of as daughters, Melissa Owens, Latesha (Max) Valdez; special great nieces and nephews whom she was Mamaw to as well, Brittany (Justin) Johnson, Alicia Valdez, Johnathan (Ariel) Valdez, Courtney (Jeremy) Tindell, Kailey Webb; special great-great nieces and nephews, Cayden Valdez, Adyson Johnson, Peyson Tindell; special friends, Tommy Delias, Deb Holt, Darrell Southerland; as well as many more nieces, nephews, and friends.

Family will receive friends on day, July 11, 2022, from 5:00 – 7:00 pm at Smith Reagan Funeral Home.  Funeral service will be held on July 12, 2022 at 2:00 pm at Narrow Valley Baptist Church with Jay Sexton, Robert White, and Justin Johnson officiating.  Graveside service to follow at Narrow Valley Baptist Church Cemetery.

Pallbearers:  James Jarnigan, Jessie Jarnigan, Zach Whitt, Max Valdex, Johnathan Valdez, Dale Johnson, Buford Rosser, and Jeremy Tindell; Honorary Pallbearers:  Austin Owens, Brandon & Steven Rosser, Cayden Valdez and Asher Johnson. 

Services entrusted to Smith-Reagan Funeral Home of Rutledge, www.smithreaganfuneralhome.com.

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July 11, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Smith-Reagan Funeral Home
326 Water St
Rutledge, TN 37861

Funeral Service
July 12, 2022

2:00 PM
Narrow Valley Baptist Church
3556 Narrow Valley Rd
Rutledge, TN 37861

Graveside following Funeral Service
July 12, 2022

Narrow Valley Baptist Church Cemetery
3556 Narrow Valley Rd
Rutledge, TN 37861

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