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Helen Marie (Taylor) Owens, 87, of Beaumont, Texas, formerly of Taylor, passed away Monday, September 2, 2019 at the College Street Health Care Center in Beaumont.

Helen was born June 22, 1932 in Taylor to the late Arrie Jackson and Verna Mae (Stevenson) Taylor. She was a member of the Memorial Baptist Church in Waldo and was an Eastern Star.

She was preceded in death by her parents; granddaughter Taylor Owens; brother Arrie Gaylon Taylor; and sister Margie Louise Spivey. Helen is survived by her husband Floyd Owens; daughter Janice Coleman and husband Gary; son Tim Owens and wife Tara; brothers Alton Taylor and Larry Taylor and wife Rita; sisters Evelyn Martin and Barbara Taylor; four granddaughters; three grandsons; nine great grandchildren; and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, and friends.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, September 6, 2019 at 10 a.m. at Lewis Chapel with Bro. Walter Holmes officiating. Burial will follow at the Spring Branch Cemetery in Taylor under the direction of Lewis Funeral Home, Inc. in Magnolia, AR. Visitation with the family will be Thursday, September 5 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

The family requests memorial contributions are made to Spring Branch Cemetery, PO Box 635, Springhill, LA 71075.

Pallbearers will be Arrie Taylor, Josh Miller, Tim Whiteley, Allan Allen, Tim Allen, and Danny Powell.

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