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Myra Ann (Wilson) Owsley

December 14, 1959 ~ July 4, 2020 (age 60)

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Myra Ann Wilson Owsley, age 60, of Niota passed away on July 4, 2020 at her residence.

A native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, she was a daughter of the late Forrest and Lena Coleman Wilson and was preceded in death by her brother Jack Wilson. She was a member of Allen Memorial United Methodist Church.

Survivors include her husband of 20 years, Wayne Owsley,

daughter Kristin Cope,

sons Jason and Amanda Ferris, Josh and Melissa Owsley,

grandchildren Wade, Logan, Lizzie, Isabella, Jacob, Grayson, Abi and Emi, sister Pam Crawley,

brother Roger Wilson.

Visitation will be Tuesday, July 7 from 6 – 8 p.m. at Allen Memorial United Methodist Church, located at 800 Decatur Pike, Athens, TN 37303.

Private graveside services will be Wednesday July 8 at Big Springs Cemetery located at 109 Meadow Rd, Friendsville, TN 37737 with Rev. Charla Sherbakoff officiating.

Family and friends will be serving as pallbearers.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Memorial Foundation of Hope Lodge, 2008 Charlotte Ave., Nashville, TN 37203 or Allen Memorial United Methodist Church, 800 Decatur Pike, Athens, TN 37303.

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July 7, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Allen Memorial United Methodist Church
800 Decatur Pike
Athens, TN 37303


Allen Memorial United Methodist Church Methodist Church
800 Decatur Pike, Athens TN 37303

Memorial Foundation of Hope Lodge
2008 Charlotte Avenue, NASHVILLE TN 37203

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