Funeral services for Mrs. Lorene Owens Elliff, age 86, of Fayetteville will be conducted at 11AM Wednesday at Higgins Funeral Home with Rev. Jerry Hovis officiating. Burial will follow in Kirkland Cemetery beside her first husband Clarence Owens. Mrs. Elliff died Sunday night at her daughter’s residence.
She was a native of Jackson County, AL and the daughter of the late John Sidney and Millie Melinda Young Posey. She was retired from Serbin Fashions with 30 years of service and was of the Full Gospel Faith.
Survivors include three daughters Judy Lyon and Joyce Koonce both of Fayetteville and Janie Armstrong of Tullahoma, son Jackie Owens of Ardmore, special daughter-in-law Rita Owens of Ardmore, 11 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her first husband Clarence Owens, a son Jerry Owens, granddaughter Denise Koonce and great granddaughter Jena Brooke Koonce.
Visitation with the family will be Tuesday evening 5-8PM at Higgins Funeral Home.