Mary Gladys Owen, age 76 of Elkin passed away on Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at Forsyth Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. Mrs. Owen was born in Wilkes County on July 29, 1936 to the late Richard and Claire Norman Luffman.
In addition to her parents she was also preceded in death by her first husband, Joseph Howard Owen, daughter, Pat Owen Combs; sister, Rosa Lee Bauguess; brothers, John Luffman, Everette Luffman, Frank Dale Luffman Sr., David Harvey Luffman.
Mrs. Owen is survived by her husband, Leslie Dee “Pappy” Thompson of the home; children, Jean Kelley and husband Richard of Kernersville, JoAnne Pardue & husband Lee of Elkin; step-children, Richard Thompson & wife Connie, Tammy Sue Kincaid & husband Phillip, Leslie D, Thompson Jr. & wife Lisa, Michael Thompson & wife Tina; brothers, Kelly Luffman & wife Doris of State Road, Wayne Luffman & wife Ann of State Road, Dennis Luffman & wife Barbara of Charlotte; sister, Rachel Nelson & John Phillips of State Road; grandchildren, Logan Pardue, Bree Pardue, Jude Pardue, Rhet Pardue; several step-grandchildren; special friend and caretaker, Peggy Luffman; special niece, Robin Gardner & husband Steve and several other loving nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held at 3:00p.m., Friday, January 18, 2013 at State Road Pentecostal Holiness Church led by Rev. Gary Tatum. Burial will follow the service at Ronda City Cemetery. The family will receive friend at State Road Pentecostal Holiness Church from 1:00-3:00p.m. prior to the service.
Online condolences may be made at www.johnson-funeral.com
Johnson Funeral Home is serving the family of Mrs. Owen.