George Jacob Owens, was born on July 30, 1950, in Princess Anne County, Virginia, to the late Percy Thomas Owens and Lessie Frances Goldie Owens. He transitioned to his eternal home on Tuesday, September 11, 2018. George’s formal education took place at Seaboard Elementary School and Union Kempsville High School. He married Lucy Carolyn Owens on October 7, 1971, making their union 46 years.
George worked as a Chef for the Historic Cavalier Hotel, and worked for the City of Virginia Beach, and was a Building Maintenance Manager at Cypress Apartments. Lastly, he worked as a Chef at The Log Cabin for twenty-five years.
George was predeceased by his daughter, Renee Petrina Owens and his brother Larry (Tunk) Roger Owens, Sr. (Annie). George now leaves to cherish his memory, his loving wife Minister Lucy Carolyn Owens, and his five devoted children: Erica Owens-James (Andrew), Chandra Owens, George Gay, Takia Wiggins (Ronnie), and Rondell Williams all of Virginia Beach, Virginia. George also leaves his adoring granddaughters, Derica Quanetta Owens, Ciara Unique Owens, and one loving grandson Andrew Jacob James III. George leaves his two doting great grandchildren Jacobi Anthony Owens, and Lyric Amora Renee Lynch. He also leaves to cherish his memory the remaining circle of his siblings, his three brothers Thomas Owens, Sr., Percy Owens, Randy Owens, and his five sisters, Katharine Hinton (Willie), Marjorie Lewis, Lessie Cason (Joe), Frances Morgan, and Roslyn Williams. And lastly a kindred aunt Vera Bright. Finally, he leaves a host of caring grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends to cherish his memory.