Anna  Owen


Anna Lee ( Unthank) Owen, 91, of McLeansboro, IL, passed away at 1 a.m., August 12, 2019 at Willowbrook Memory Care Facility in Effingham. She was born April 26, 1928 in Texas City, IL, daughter of John and Bessie(Reeder) Unthank. She married John (Bill) William 0wen on June 21, 1947 in Morganfield, KY and he preceded her in death Dec. 17, 2010. She is
survived by two sons, Bruce Lee Owen (wife Debra) of Effingham and Micky Joe Owen (wife Karla Jo of McLeansboro; sister Mae Cook, Eldorado, IL; two brothers, Joe and Don Unthank of Eldorado; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. She spent many years farming alongside her husband and also worked at the McLeansboro Dairy Queen for 20 years. Mrs. Owen
was a member of First General Baptist Church in McLeansboro.
Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday at Harre Funeral Home, McLeansboro with Pastor Jacob Gray officiating and interment in Lindale Cemetery, Eldorado, IL. Memorials were requested for the
Multiple Sclerosis Foundation and accepted at the funeral home.
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Aug 13, 2019