July 6, 1935 to Nov. 19, 2020
Woffard Owens, 85, of Morganton passed away Thursday, November 19, 2020. Born in Cleveland County, NC on July 6, 1935, he was the son of the late Clyde and Mary Owens. Woffard retired from Drexel Heritage Furniture Company in 1997 with 35 years of service.
Mr. Owens is survived by his wife, Annie Mae Whisenant Owens of the home; sons, Tommy Owens, Joseph Owens (Denise), and Wayne Owens; and several step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Woffard was preceded in death by brothers, Paul, Junior, David Owens; and sister, Dora Jane Humphries.
The graveside service will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, November 23, 2020 at Wallace Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Shelby, NC. The family will greet friends in the cemetery following the service.
Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center is assisting the family with the arrangements.
Committal: Nov. 23, 2020
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