March 23, 1957 ~ December 14, 2020 (age 63)


Glen R. Owens Jr., age 63, a resident of Ewing, VA, passed away on December 14, 2020 at Middlesboro Appalachian Regional Hospital.

He was a deputy for the Harlan County Police Department and the Lee County Virginia Police Department. He worked most of the rest of his career as a Coal Miner. Glen spent the last 5 years of his life at Tri-State Nursing Home in Harrogate, Tennessee.

He was born in Cleveland, Ohio on March 23, 1957 to Phyllis Owens and the late Glenn R. Owens of Rose Hill, VA.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his grandparents Denver and Goldie Short of Ages, KY, and Loland and Elizabeth Owens of Cleveland, OH. Also, by his sister Linda Faye Long of London, KY and niece Jenny Taylor Seals of Rose Hill, VA.

He is survived by his Mother Phyllis Ann Owens of Ewing, VA.; Brother Jeff Owens and wife Evie of Corryton, TN.; Sister Terrie smith of Rose Hill, VA.; Sister Beverly Taylor and husband Alfred of Rose Hill, VA.; Sister Shelley  Grabeel and husband Shannon of Elydale, VA.; as well as a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews who loved him very much and special friend Debra Wires.

The Family of Glen Owens will have visitation from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 17, 2020 at Green Hills Funeral Home.

Funeral Services will follow at 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 17, 2020 at the Green Hill Funeral Chapel with with Rev. Richard Long and Rev. Jerry McKinley Holland officiating. Music will be provided by Richard and Stephanie Long, Jerry McKinley Holland, Beverly Brewer and Marcy Williams.

Graveside Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, December 18, 2020 at the Lee Family Cemetery, Rose Hill, VA. Family and friends will meet at Green Hills Funeral Home at 12:00 p.m. to go in procession.

Pallbearers will be brother Jeff Owens and nephews Kenneth Bowling, Gary Hunley, Chase Smith, Jacob Hunley, Jeffrey Good, Henry Long and Nicholas Long.

Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is honored to serve the Owens Family.


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December 17, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Green Hills Funeral Home
31 Hurst Road
Middlesboro, KY 40965

Funeral Service
December 17, 2020

8:00 PM
Green Hill Funeral Chapel


Lee Family Cemetery
Rose Hill
Rose Hill, KY 24281

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