Rheta Ovella Owen

September 1, 1933 - January 6, 2021

Rheta Ovella Owen passed from this world on January 6, 2021 in The Colony Texas, where she lived for over 50 years.  Born in 1933 in Walters, Oklahoma, Rheta married her husband Max in 1951 in Arlington, Texas.  She loved her family and was loved in return by all around her.  She started a career at Walmart in 1986 that lasted until she retired after over 30 years of service. 

Rheta is survived by her sisters Iona Maricelli, Judy and husband Mike Butler, children Linda Tedford, Sandra Owen, Alice and husband Chris Taylor, Kenneth and wife Lillian Owen, grandchildren David Rangel, Chrystal and husband Jason Skidmore, Robert Tedford and Geneva Taylor as well as many great and great great grandchildren. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, Max Owen, and son Stephen Owen. 

A private graveside service will be held at Little Elm Cemetery.