Dorothy Louise Josey
Owen, 85, of Granbury, passed away Wednesday,
December 21, 2016 in a Fort WorthHospital.
Graveside funeral services will be held at A. M., Tuesday,
December 27, 2016 at the MeridianCemetery, S. Hill Street, Meridian, Texas, with Aaron Kenagy officiating.
Dorothy Louise Josey was born January 26, 1931 in Meridian, Texas to William McNeill
Josey and Addie Bell White Josey. She was raised in Meridian and attended
Meridian Elementary and MeridianHigh School. On February
Dorothy became the bride of Roy Leon Owen in Weatherford, Texas. After marriage, in
1949, the young couple moved to Fort Worth where they remained
until 1989 when they retired and moved to Granbury, Texas to make their home.
During the time they lived in Fort Worth, Dorothy worked as
a school secretary in the Fort Worth Public Schools and was a Para-Professional
for the Fort WorthIndependentSchool District system. On October
Roy Owen passed away and Dorothy continued to live in Granbury where she was a
member of the GranburyFirstUnitedMethodistChurch.
Dorothy was preceded
in death by her parents, William McNeill Josey on December
and Addie Bell White Josey on June
her husband, Roy Leon Owen on October 23, 2014, and a brother,
Words of comfort and peace may be sent to Mrs. Owen's
family at lawsonfuneralhome.neT
Obituary published online 22 Dec 2016 by Lawson Funeral
Home, Meridian, Texas.