Dorothy Jean (Jeffery) Owens went to be with her Lord and Savior on June 16, 2021, surrounded by her loving family. Dorothy was born September 11, 1939, in Dutch Creek, Arkansas to the late Arthur E. & Elgie Tinder Jeffery. She was a Christian by faith.
She met the love of her life and Dorothy & Robert were married April 1, 1960.
Dorothy was a wonderful cook. She learned to cook with her mother teaching her. She was famous for her pecan pies! She was an accomplished homemaker. Earlier in life she was a beautiful seamstress & enjoyed making lovely hand sewn
Dorothy is survived by her husband Robert Owens of the home, two sons, Michael Owens & Pam of Waldron, Arkansas & Bobby Owens & Lana of Mansfield, Arkansas, one sister Norma Jeffery Carnahan & husband Ray, 6 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren & one great, great grandson. Dorothy will be missed by all that knew her and the many whose lives she impacted including a host of nieces, nephews and extended family she loved dearly.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur and Elgie Jeffery, grandparents Elbert L. & Cless Brothers Tinder; brothers Charles R. Jeffery, James R. Jeffery, sisters Elgie D. Jeffery, Joyce Jeffery Williams & Shirley A. Jeffery.
A private family interment was held at Duncan Cemetery in Waldron, Arkansas. Arrangements were entrusted to Heritage Memorial Funeral Home.