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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 (Jay) Landry

07/24/70 - 10/13/14

Funeral services for Mr. James W. “Jay” Landry, age 44 of Dubach, will be held at 11:00 AM Friday, October ... View full obituary

Martha M Mantooth

01/31/40 - 10/07/14

Graveside services for Martha M. Mantooth, 74 of Ruston will be 2:00PM Friday, October 10, 2014 in Forest Lawn Cemetery ... View full obituary

Yvonne R Tinsley

06/16/26 - 09/28/14

Funeral services for Mrs. Yvonne Rogers Tinsley, age 88 of Ruston, will be held at 2:00 PM Wednesday, October 1, ... View full obituary

JoAnn Cook

JoAnn H Cook

10/02/38 - 09/26/14

Funeral Services for Mrs. JoAnn Hanna Cook will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, September 29, 2014 at Owens Memorial ... View full obituary

John E White, Jr.

01/31/32 - 09/25/14

Funeral services for Mr. John E. White, Jr., age 82 of Ruston, will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, September ... View full obituary

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

Funeral arrangements for Janis Ranval, 88 of Ruston will be held 2:30 PM Sunday, September 28, 2014 at Owens Memorial ... View full obituary

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