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Leroy Owens, Jr.

December 24, 1950 ~ June 12, 2022 (age 71)

Obituary

Owens ~ Leroy Owens, Jr. was born in Folkston, Georgia, December 24, 1950, to the late Doris Cutler-Owens and the late Leroy Owens, Sr.  He served his country honorably in the U S Army and received many certificates, badges and medals.  Leroy enjoyed laying tile as a brick mason and enjoyed spending time with his children and family.

Leroy was preceded in death by his son, Leroy Owens III; granddaughter, Sydney Owens; sisters, Vivian Lucas, Earnestine Bailey, Julia Ann McGowen; brother-in-law, Jerome Smith. He is survived by his wife, Lucille Owens; children, Edwin Mack, Chris Robinson, Ben & Derrick Owens, Lisa Rauls (Brian), Ashley Oliver, Kimyetta Jackson, Dion, Carrie & Dennis (Daneisha) Alderman; a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren; brother, Jerry Owens (Louise); sisters, Vanessa Smith, Perrie Owens; uncles, Robert & Lorenzo Cutler; aunt, Lucille Taylor; special nieces,  Telisa & Aniya Williams; special friends, Joyce Anderson-Johnson, Virginia Alderman, Lanarva Owens-Morris;   a host of loving family and sorrowing friends.

Celebration of Life service for Leroy Owens, Jr. will be 11:00AM Wednesday, June 22, 2022 at Mt. Herman Missionary Baptist Church, Pastor A. L. Jordan, Sr.  Visitation Tuesday from 5 – 6:00 PM at The Soutel Chapel.  Interment at Jacksonville National Cemetery. Because of the love of his family, arrangements entrusted to J. E. Fralin & Sons Funeral & Cremation Services, 5065 Soutel Drive, 904-924-9400

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 Service Program


Services

24 Hour Viewing
Tuesday
June 21, 2022

5:00 PM
J. E. Fralin & Sons Funeral & Cremation Services
5065 Soutel Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32208

Funeral Service
Wednesday
June 22, 2022

11:00 AM
Mt. Herman Missionary Baptist Church
5527 Redpoll Ave
Jacksonville, FL 32219

Interment following funeral service
Wednesday
June 22, 2022

Jacksonville National Cemetery
4083 Lannie Road
Jacksonville, FL 32218

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