Owen Fenton Towery Family


Owen Fenton Towery Family

Husband: Owen Fenton Towery

Born: 11 Apr 1878at: Hazel Green, , Al
Married: 03 Feb 1901at: 
Died: 05 Jun 1964at: Rockdale, Milam Co, Tx
Buried: at: Salty Cemetery, Milam Co, Tx
Father: Jeptha (Jepsey) Towery
Mother: Elvira Phillips

Wife: Mariah Ellen Jackson

Born: 20 Jan 1882at: Salty, Milam Co, Tx
Died: 07 Oct 1938at: , , Tx
Buried: at: Salty Cemetery, Milam Co, Tx
Father: Andrew Jackson Jackson
Mother: Sarah Jane Thomas


Name: Conrad Owen Towery
Born: 01 Feb 1902at: 
Died: 18 Aug 1988at: Rockdale, Milam Co, Tx
Buried: at: Salty Cemetery, Milam Co, Tx
Spouses: Mary Pauline Fleming  Macie Reed  Beatrice Constance Frix  Freida Matilda (Markert) Roeopke  Freeda Russel  

Name: Albert A C Towery
Born: 02 Jun 1904at: , Milam Co, Tx
Died: Nov 1977at: 
Buried: at: 
Spouses: Laila Mozel (Lavada) Catchings  

Name: Leon Clayton Towery
Born: 14 Jan 1907at: , , Tx
Died: Jul 1965at: 
Buried: at: Salty Cemetery, Milam Co, Tx
Spouses: Lavada Williams  

Name: Norma Ellen Towery
Born: 24 May 1909at: 
Died: 05 Oct 1998at: 
Buried: at: Salty Cemetery, Milam Co, Tx
Spouses: Lorenza Dow Caffey  

Name: Philip J Towery
Born: 05 Aug 1912at: 
Died: 17 Feb 1991at: Thorndale, Milam Co, Tx
Buried: at: Salty Cemetery, Milam Co, Tx
Spouses: Evie Phipps  Ruth Julia Paris  Kathy Sexton  Ira Mae Young  

Name: Rufus Mark Towery
Born: 23 Jun 1915at: , Milam Co, Tx
Died: 28 Apr 1997at: Thorndale, Milam Co, Tx
Buried: at: 
Spouses: Edna Lucille Kyle  

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About Owen Fenton Towery:

Name: Owen F. Towery
Death date: 05 Jun 1964
Death place: Rockdale, Milam, Texas
Gender: Male
Race or color (on document): W
Age at death: 86 years 1 month 24 days
Birth date: 11 Apr 1878
Birth place: Alabama
Marital status: Widowed
Father name: Jepthiah Towery
Mother name: Elvira Phillips
Occupation: Retired Farmer
Residence: Rockdale, Milam, Texas
Cemetery name: Salty Cemetery
Burial place: Near Rockdale, Texas
Burial date: 07 Jun 1964

Owen F. Towery of Salty Community. Age 86. Died ?/1964 (Friday) at Boswell Rest Home in Rockdale. Services held (Sunday) at the Salty Church. Burial in Salty Cemetery. Rev. W. J. Chambers, of the Lampasas Primitive Baptist Church, officiated. He was born 4/11/1878 in Hazel Green, Alabama and came to Tx, settling in the Salty Comm. in 1897. Married Miss Mariah Ellen Jackson at Salty in 2/3/1901. He was a farmer and followed that vocation until ill health forced him to retire a number of years ago following a stroke in 10/1959, he had been bedridden and spent the past 2 yrs. in Boswell Rest Home. Preceded in death by his wife on 10/7/1938. Member of New Salem Primitive Baptist Church since the early 1900's. Survivors: 5 sons, Conrad and A. C. Towery, both of Rockdale; Leon and Philip Towery of Thorndale, Mark Towery of Salty; daughter, Mrs. Don Caffey of Salty; 13 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren.

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