Emory, Texas 75440 – Tuesday, December 11, 2018 – Volume XIX, Issue No. 33

Pamela Anne Beckmann Owen

1943 – 2018

Funeral services for Pamela Anne Beckmann Owen, 75, of Alba, are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on Friday, December 14, at Enon Baptist Church, Alba, Bro. Reggie Day will officiate.

Burial will be in Walden, Colorado. Pallbearers will be Chad Lennon, Brad Lennon, Kyle Owen, Gary McKenzie, Charlie Benedict, and Owen Gonzalas.

Mrs. Owen died on December 9, 2018, in Alba. She was born on September, 15, 1943, in Denver, Colorado, to Alston and Dorothy Heavner Beckmann. She married Buck Owen on March 29, 1980, in Yuma, Arizona. She lived in Colorado for 18 years and moved to Rains County for the last eight years. She was an interior decorator, a rancher and a cowboy’s wife.

Mrs. Owen is survived by her husband of Alba; sons, Glenn Owen and wife Judy of Mountain Home, Arkansas, and Scott Garland and wife Angela of St. Louis, Missouri; twin daughters, Amy Espino and husband Javier of South Carolina, and Heather Gonzalas and husband, Joe of Jonesboro, Arkansas; brothers, Bruce Beckmann and wife Doris of New Jersey, George Beckmann of New York, and Eric Beckmann and wife Barbara of Wasilla, Alaska; sister, Karen Schimpf and husband Bill of New Jersey; grandchildren, Owen, Levi, Seth, Tessa and Paul; and great-grandchildren, Dakota and Daisey.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and sister, Caroline Beckmann.

Arrangements are under the direction of Wilson-Bartley Funeral Home, Alba.

A visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 13, at the funeral home.


Grace Gilley

Services are pending for Grace Gilley of Emory with Wilson Orwosky Funeral Home.