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Dear Friends,

Thank you for visiting our funeral home's web site. We hope that you will find useful information about us and about funerals in general. Here at Owens Memorial Chapel, we do everything we can to make your loved one's service as meaningful and as personal as possible. Please be sure to visit us again either on-line, by telephone or in person. 

Owens Memorial Chapel is able and ready to accept all valid, in-force and assignable life or burial insurance policies issued by any life insurance company. In addition, we accept all valid pre-paid funeral plans from any other funeral home. Please call or come by and let us help you with transferring your arrangements. 

In addition to funeral services, we specialize in providing the finest monuments and memorials available. Please visit our custom monument website to view some samples of designs that we have to offer.

Yours Truly,
Blain Owens

James W "Jake" Spears, Sr.


Funeral services for Mr. James William "Jake" Spears, age 87 of Alexandria, formerly of Ruston will be held at 10:00 ... View full obituary

Janis Ranval

01/22/26 - 09/16/14

Arrangements for Janis Ranval, 84 of Ruston are pending at this time. Please check later for full arrangements. Thank You.

Martha Ann " Futrell Rambin

06/19/47 - 08/31/14

Martha Ann “Marty” Futrell Rambin, 67 Ruston, LA Funeral services for Martha Ann “Marty” Futrell Rambin, 67, of Ruston will ... View full obituary

Peter J Wells

07/15/55 - 08/29/14

Funeral services for Mr. Peter James Wells, age 59 of Ruston, will be held at 11:00 AM Tuesday, September 2, ... View full obituary

Dr. Walter T Smith

11/12/30 - 08/18/14

Funeral services for Dr. Walter Tracy Smith, age 83, of Ruston will be held 10:00 AM, Thursday, August 21, 2014 ... View full obituary

William "Billy" P Mitchell, Sr.

09/25/54 - 08/17/14

William Prentiss “Billy” Mitchell, Sr., 59 of Tybee Island, Georgia passed away unexpectedly on the evening of August 17, 2014. ... View full obituary

Manley Branham

Manley T Branham

03/19/25 - 08/13/14

Funeral services for Mr. Manley Talton (M.T.) Branham, age 89 of Ruston, will be held at Temple Baptist Church Chapel ... View full obituary

John M Hays

04/14/42 - 08/10/14

Memorial Visitation will be held Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 4:00 ~ 6:00 PM at Episcopal Church of the Redeemer.

Robert C Rinehart, Jr.

02/20/47 - 08/07/14

Funeral services will be held for Robert Charles Rinehart, Jr., age 67 of Vernon, at 3:00 PM Sunday, August 10, ... View full obituary


Albert J "Jack" Passon

05/02/20 - 08/03/14

Funeral services for Mr. Albert John “Jack” Passon, age 94 of Ruston, will be held at 3:00 PM Wednesday, August ... View full obituary

Walter C Burton, Sr.

01/31/40 - 08/03/14

Funeral services for Mr. Walter Carroll Burton, Sr., age 74 of Ruston, will be held at 10:00 AM Wednesday, August ... View full obituary

Billy Tuten

Billy J Tuten

12/06/37 - 07/30/14

A Mass of Christian Burial for Mr. Billy Joe Tuten, age 76 of Baton Rouge, will be held at 11:00 ... View full obituary

Dorothy Matranga Yuratich Iannazzo

Dorothy Matranga Yuratich Iannazzo

07/31/22 - 07/27/14

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held for Dorothy B. Matranga Yuratich Iannazzo, age 91 of Dubach at 10:00 ... View full obituary

June Post

June G Post

01/08/26 - 07/18/14

June Claire Goodson Post, 88, passed away peacefully on July 18, 2014 in Bedford, Texas. She was born on January ... View full obituary

Charles Loe

Charles R Loe

09/14/48 - 07/16/14

Funeral services for Mr. Charles Richard Loe, age 65, of Ruston, LA, formerly of Magnolia, AR, will be held at ... View full obituary