Dateline: June 28, 2007
Jane Arnold Owen, 84, died Sunday, June 24, 2007, in Amarillo.
Mrs. Owen was born March 28, 1923,
in Lindsay, Okla., to Harvey and Ruth Tooten Arnold. She was a resident of
the Chickasha and Verden, Okla., area most of her married life and had
lived in Clarendon since July 2005. She married Wesley Odell “Shorty”
Owen on October 6, 1938, in Lawton, Okla.. He was a contractor in the
Chickasha area most of his life. Mrs. Owen had been an active volunteer in
the Girl Scout and Brownie organizations much of her life. She was a
member of the Verden Senior Citizens Association and was very involved in
most of their activities. She was a homemaker and a member of the Baptist
Church in Verden, OK.
Mrs. Owen was preceded in death by
her husband on December 7, 1995; a daughter, Jean Arnold on September 7,
2002; and her sister, Norma Taylor in 2005.
Survivors include a daughter,
Susie Dale and husband Frank of Howardwick; four grandchildren, Joe Kerby
of Salado, Karla Fowler of Oklahoma City, Sherry Lyons of Amarillo,
Frankie Dale of Amarillo; ten great grandchildren; and one great-great
The family requests memorials be
to the American Cancer Society.
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