CAMERON—Funeral services for Ward “Smokey” Owens, 76, of Cameron were held Wednesday, Oct. 31, at Marek-Burns- Laywell Funeral Home in Cameron. Burial will be at a later date.
Mr. Owens died Saturday, Oct. 27, in a Cameron nursing facility.
A retired carpenter, he was born July 7, 1936, in Edgewood.
Mr. Owens was a U.S. Army veteran.
He married Beatrice Louise Williams and she preceded him in death in 1998.
Survivors include a daughter, Debbie Pendergraft of Galveston; a stepson, James Solomon of Cameron; and a stepdaughter, Carolyn Eixman of Dallas; also, 10 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren.