Obituary for Mildred Frances Dye Honaker (Owens)
Mildred Frances Dye Honaker, 94, of Honaker, Virginia, passed away on Thursday, July 2, 2015. Born in War, W.Va., on September 4, 1920, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Ollie Jane Greene Owens. A lifelong resident of Honaker, she was a member of Mt. Zion Free Will Baptist Church and a charter member of the Rebekah Lodge. In addition to her parents, her husbands, Carl Henry Dye and Conley Lee Honaker; an infant daughter, Patricia Ann Dye; six sisters and five brothers also preceded her in death.
She is survived by her children, Lois Carol Dye Bates of Meadowview, Va., Jo Ann Dye Cook of Pineville, W.Va., Royal Dean Dye and wife Connie of Meadowview, Buddy Jean (Hoot) Dye of Honaker; sister, Ruth Jackson & husband Harry of Abingdon, Va.; 12 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren and 22 great-great-grandchildren.
Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 5, 2015, in the Owens Funeral Service Chapel with Pastor Corey Dye and Rev. Shawn Cook officiating. Interment will follow in the Owens Sutherland Family Cemetery in Finney, Va.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Share condolences and memories with the family at owensfuneralservice.com. Owens Funeral Service, 7 Tate Street, Lebanon, Va., is in charge of arrangements.