Vickie Ownby


Vickie Ownby, 61, a resident of Old Fort, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at the family residence. She was preceded in death by her parents, Leona Browder and Jim McKeown; father-in-law, Homer Ownby; and a brother-in-law, Derick Ownby.

She was a previous employee with Maytag with more than 30 years of service and was of the Baptist faith. She loved to travel especially gong to the beach and she loved the Christmas season. She loved her family and spending time with them especially her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband, Tillis Ownby; her daughter, Miranda Hitte; her stepdaughter, Crystal Richmond; her son, Dustin Ownby and his wife, Frankie; her grandchildren: Tyler Ownby, Travis and Tanner Hitte, Dakota Richmond and Jake Richmond; her sisters: Pattie Hall, Beverly Dale, and her husband, Willie, Teresa Payne, and her husband, Kenny; her brother, Johnny McKeown; her stepfather, Johnny Browder, and stepmother Sarah McKeown; her mother-in-law ,Oleta Ownby; and sisters-inlaw, Renee LaDuke, Treva Hilliard and Tammie Ford.

A Remembrance of Life service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, at Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services, Wildwood Ave. Chapel, with the Rev. Larry Humbard officiating. The interment will follow in the Moore’s Chapel Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Friday evening from 4 until 7, and Saturday, from 1 tol 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

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