Jessie Owsley

March 13, 1923 - January 22, 2009 

Jessie Owsley

March 13, 1923 - January 22, 2009 

Obituary for Jessie Owsley

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Mr. Jessie B. Owsley, 85, of the Polk Station community died 5:40 p.m. Thursday, January 22, 2009, at his home.
Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Saturday in the Chapel of Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Terrace Hill Cemetery. Coleman Crocker will officiate.
Mr. Owsley was born March 13, 1923 in Dyer County, Tennessee son of the late Harlow and Brooksie ( Thompson) Owsley. He married the former Marjorie Rumley May 10, 1941. She survives. He was a retired maintenance employee at Baptist Memorial Hospital - Union City where he had been employed for forty years and was a member of Rives Church of Christ where he served as an Elder.
Survivors also include his daughter and son-in-law, Peggy and Jerry Grady of Troy; two sons and one daughter-in-law, Larry and Sandra Owsley of the Polk Station community and Barry Owsley of Union City; nine grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren and one great great grandson.
He was preceded in death by his daugher-in-law, Gaye Owsley, three sisters and four brothers.
The family will receive friends in the Chapel of Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday.
Pallbearers to serve will be Alonzo King, David Kendall, Sam Kendall, Ned Bigelow, Buddy Grisham and Billy Grisham.
Honorary pallbearers to serve will be employee of the maintenance department at Baptist Memorial Hospital - Union City.

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