CONCORD- Carolyn Burris Owens, 74 was taken home by the angels on September 10, 2018.
Funeral services will be 2pm Thursday at Pitts Baptist Church with Revs. Scott Davis and Russell Willis officiating. The family will receive friends Thursday from 12:30 to 2pm at the church. Burial will follow at Carolina Memorial Park.
Carolyn was born in Concord on June 14, 1944 to Carl and Edna Ritchie Burris. She was a member of Pitts Baptist Church and a 1963 graduate of Concord High School. Spending time at the beach and enjoying fresh seafood was something she enjoyed greatly. She will be mostly remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend who made this world a better place. She will be truly missed.
Mrs. Owens is survived by her husband of over 56 years, Doyle W. Owens; daughter, Catherine O. Cockerham and husband Buster of N. Wilkesboro; son, Jeff Owens and Wife Desiré of Leland; sisters, Dianne Furr of Millingport and Linda Albin of Concord; four grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Pitts Baptist Church, 140 Pitts School Rd. Concord NC 28027 or to Hospice of Cabarrus County, 5003 Hospice Land, Kannapolis NC 28081.