Beatrice Halbrooks Owens, 98, passed away Friday, November 1, 2019, at her residence. Visitation was from 1:00 p.m. till 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 5, 2019, at Lawrence Funeral Home. Funeral was at 3:00 p.m. in the chapel with Dan Compton and Lance Owens officiating. Burial was in Providence Cemetery.
She attended Hatton High School and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church, where she was a charter member and taught Sunday School and VBS for over 25 years. She loved recording family history, bird watching, Hallmark movies, plants and flowers, and spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Survivors include her son, Mike Owens (Regina); one daughter, Sandra Harper (Russell); five grandchildren: Lee White (Kevin), Rusty Harper, Amber Owens, Lance Owens (Rachel), and Amy Martin (Rob); five great grandchildren: Harper, Evie and Millie White, and Allie and Ava Martin; and a multitude of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl W. Owens; parents James Pruette Halbrooks and Mary Elizabeth Hagood Halbrooks; siblings, Elbie Halbrooks, Leon Halbrooks, Roy Halbrooks, Don Halbrooks, Mamie Halbrooks Moore, and infant siblings: Lena, Vergie, and Lennie.
Pallbearers were Lance Owens, Rusty Harper, Rob Martin, Kevin White, Russell Harper, and Mike Owens. Honorary pallbearers were Truman Moore, Clayton Moore, Buddy Halbrooks, Roger Halbrooks, Starlon Halbrooks, Hoyt Copeland, Hal Boyd, Danny Johnson, Clinton Moore (deceased), and Charles Crosslin (deceased).
The family extends special thanks to Hospice of North Alabama staff, Nurses Lori Knight and Aide Tiona Seay, Calvary Baptist Church, Hatton Church of Christ, and Grace House of Florence.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Providence Cemetery Fund, c/o Randy Harrison, 9686 AL Hwy 101, Town Creek, AL 35672. Visit www.bradfordlawrencefh.com to leave online condolences and order flowers.