Marilyn Rushing Owens

Marilyn Rushing Owens, 59, of Arlington, Ky., died at 4:44 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016, at her residence.

Mrs. Owens was a secretary for Cairo Dry Kilns for over 20 years. She was of the Baptist faith and attended Burkley Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband, William David Owens of Arlington, Ky.; two sisters, Sue Morton of Winter Garden, Fla., and Linda Sue Farrow of Cape Girardeau; and one brother, Larry Rushing of Wickliffe.

Mrs. Owens was preceded in death by her parents, Ray and Mary Louise Rollins Rushing; one sister, Anita Fayard; and one brother, Lynn Rushing.

Funeral services were at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Wickliffe, Ky. Burial was in the Anna City Cemetery in Anna.

Memorials can be made to Gideon International, P.O. Box 10, Kevil, Ky. 42053.

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Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Wickliffe, Ky., was in charge of arrangements.

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