Fronie Love Owens passed away Monday, Aug. 8, 2016. The service will be Friday, Aug. 12, 1:00 PM at Santa Clara Baptist Church with burial at Hillcrest Cemetery. Family will receive friends Thursday, Aug. 11 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at Independent Funeral Home (875-875-1529). Always known as Ms. Owens, she retired from Higdon Grocery and then Gargoulio"s Tomato Growers. Mama loved to work in the yard, she could grow anything.
Survivors include her children; George W. Owens, Jr. (Sue), Grady Tillman Owens (Frances), Sarah O. Buchli, & Christine O. Fason, stepchildren; Faye Vickery, Maggie Freeland, Bonnie Tindel, William Vickery, grandchildren; John M. Goodson, Jr., Clifton . Goodson, David Fason, Jr., Billy Jack Fason, Trey and Rusty Owens, Celina Harper, Debbie Fennimore, Dianna Randell, many great grandchildren & great, great grandchildren, a sister; Sarah Fredna Burnham of Phoenix City, AL, brother-in-law; Leonard Owens of Jacksonville, & sister-in-law; Polly Sadler of Tallahassee. She is preceded in death by her first husband, who passed in 1975; George W. Owens, SR., her second husband, who passed 2009; Russell Vickery, Sr., 3 brothers; Ross, Bill, Jr., & Lester Love, sister; Lila Burnham, a special son-in-law; David Fason, Sr. who passed June 21, 2016. We would like to Thank Big Bend Hospice, especially, Darren, LeeAnn, Tammy & Melissa.