A funeral service to celebrate the life of Betty "Mama Betty" Godwin Owens, 87, of Camden, SC, will be held at 2:00 PM, Sunday, December 1, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Rev. Rus McDonald will officiate. Burial will follow in Malvern Hill Baptist Church Cemetery in Camden. The family will receive friends at 1:00 PM, 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made in her memory to Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Disorders Association-Mid State-SC, 3223 Sunset Boulevard. Suite 100, W. Columbia, SC 29169.
Betty Godwin Owens died Wednesday, November 27, 2013. She was born in Camden, SC, the daughter of the late Henry Cleve and Winnefred Bell Godwin. She was a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church in Camden and previously worked at the Railway Express Agency, Davis Printing, and also as a private care sitter.
Betty is survived by her daughter, Nancy Truesdale of Camden, SC; sons, Warren Owens (Adrea) of Lexington, SC, and Glenn Owens of Albany, OR; 3 grandchildren; and her brother, Cleatus Godwin of Camden, SC.
Besides her parents, Betty was predeceased by her sisters, Annie Mae Brannon, Pearl Tiller, Nita Beach, Mary Lynn Godwin; and her brother, Troy Godwin
Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to the Owens family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.