Aldena C. Owens, 91, died May 21 at her home on Kings Mountain.
Born in Scott County, Va., to the late George and Rosella Margaret Stone Jonas, she was the widow of Theodore R. Owens, and a sister of the late Roy Greer, Anna Anderson and Billy June Wilson.
She was the former owner and operator of Virgie Food Shop in Pike County, and was a member of the Virgie Church of Christ.
Surviving are two sons, George Samuel Owens and wife Roberta of Versailles, and James Otis Owens and wife Sherry of Clarkdale, Ariz.; a daughter, Sandra Rose Clark and husband Ronnie of Kings Mountain; seven grandchildren; Vicky McGrath and husband Patrick of Bowling Green, Dina Johnson and husband Griffin of Versailles, Jason Owens of Columbus, Oh., Justin Owens of Cincinnati, Oh., Joshua Clark and wife Sarah of Paris, Benjamin Clark and wife Shannon of Lexington, Seth Clark and girlfriend Jan Watters of Nicholasville; and 10 great-grandchildren Maggie, Owen and Samuel McGrath, Grayson, Abigail and Anderson Johnson, Alexandra Owens, Isabel Clark, and Grace and Raeleigh Clark.
Funeral services were held May 25. Burial was in the family cemetery.