CHAPIN - A graveside service to celebrate the life of George Owens, 76, of Chapin, was held at 3 p.m. on Monday at Evergreen Memorial Park cemetery, 802 N. Guignard Drive, Sumter, SC 29150.

In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to the American Cancer Society.

Mr. Owens passed away on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017.

He was born in Sumter, a son of the late George A. Owens Jr. and Andrina Stoudemire Owens. Mr. Owens was an avid Gamecock fan and enjoyed boating. He retired from BellSouth as an engineer.

Mr. Owens is survived by his loving wife, Lynda McIntosh Owens; daughter, Aubry Christine Owens; grandson, William Mason Smith; and sister, Carol Anne Lareau.

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