George Melvin "Jim" Owens, 90, of Darien, Ga., and his wife, Mary Louise Owens, 86, died just days apart recently in Georgia.
George Melvin "Jim" Owens was born Aug. 17, 1920 in Kinmundy, Ill., and died on March 2, 2011 at the residence of his son in Townsend, Ga.
He served with the U.S. Merchant Marines during World War, II.
Coming from Essex, Mo., he had lived in Darien, Ga., for the past six years.
Mary Louise Owens, 86, of Darien, Ga., died March 20, 2011, also at the residence of her son in Townsend, Ga.
She was born in Essex, Mo. on Sept.18, 1924, and had lived in Darien for the past six years.
Both are survived by their son and daughter-in-law, Wayne And Marian Owens of Townsend, Ga.,
Chapman Funeral Chapel & Crematory of Brunswick, Ga., was in charge of the arrangements.