Mrs. Virginia Caudill Owens, age 85, of Millers Creek, widow of Vance Joines Owens, died Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.
Funeral services will be held Friday, 2:00 PM, May 17, 2013 at Reins Sturdivant Chapel with the Rev. Steve Snipes, the Rev. Betsy Caudill, and the Rev. Keith Elledge officiating. Burial will be in Millers Creek United Methodist Church Cemetery, Hwy 16 N. The family will receive at Reins Sturdivant from 12:30 until 1:30 prior to the service.
Mrs. Owens was born February 20, 1928, in Wilkes County, to Dewey and Ethel Long Caudill.
Mrs. Owens attend Appalachian State Teacher College and retired after 30 years, as a Teacher Assistant from Millers Creek Elementary School. Mrs. Owens was a charter member of Millers Creek United Methodist Church and served for many years as a Sunday School Teacher.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Vance Joines Owens, brothers, H. D., Harvey, John, and Jim Caudill.
She is survived by: two sons, Vance Michael Owens of North Wilkesboro, Douglas Hardin Owens of Millers Creek and one brother, Rev. C. Jack Caudill and wife Libby of Greensboro.
The family request NO Flowers, memorials may be made to the Communities in Schools of Wilkes County, Inc., 613 Cherry Street, North Wilkesboro, NC 28659.