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Ruby Webb Owens "Nanny"
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Obituary for Ruby Webb Owens "Nanny"


West Union – Ruby Webb Owens “Nanny”, 91, widow of the late William Lex Owens, 206 Old Station Road, passed away Thursday, March 29, 2018 at Seneca Health and Rehab.

Born in Macon County, NC and resided in Mountain Rest majority of her life, she was the daughter of the late William Harrison and Fannie Elizabeth Russell Webb. Mrs. Owens was a homemaker and a member of Monte Vista Baptist Church and attended Keowee Church of God of Prophecy.

Survivors include two sons, Billy Owens (Irene) of the Philippines and Wayne Owens of Long Creek; daughter, Joyce Owens (Fred) of West Union; three grandchildren, Michael Owens, Raymond Owens, and Joan Owens Carver (Jamie); and three great-grandchildren, Cohen Timothy Carver, McKinleigh Eve Carver and Brenlyn Faith Carver.

In addition to her husband and parents, she is preceded in death by a son, Earl Owens; and seven brothers.

A funeral service will be held 3 pm, Monday, April 2, 2018 at the Chapel of Sandifer Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 2-3 pm, prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Monte Vista Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family is at the home of the granddaughter, Joan Carver, 128 Country Acres Road, Walhalla, SC 29691. Flowers are accepted. Condolences may be expressed online by visiting

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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Sandifer Funeral Home

512 East Main Street
Westminster, SC 29693





3:00 PM
Sandifer Funeral Home

512 East Main Street
Westminster, SC 29693

Cemetery Details


Monte Vista Baptist Church Cemetery

110 Verner Mill Rd
Mountain Rest, SC 29664


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