Joan Frances Nalley Owens, 86, of Ocala, FL passed away on July 19, 2021.
Joan was born on November 21, 1934 in Easley, SC to her parents, Fred W. Nalley and Frances (Turner) Nalley. After graduating in 1953 from Easley High School, Joan went on to meet the love of her life, Sammy L. Owens. They later married and had 3 children. She was an Army spouse and also a Red Cross Volunteer. She and Sammy moved to Ocala in 2000 from Marietta, GA. Joan loved to golf, bowl, play Bridge, and be with her wonderful friends. Most of all she loved to spend time with her 14 grand and great grandchildren. She will be missed very much by her family and friends.
Joan is survived by her children, Linda Brady, Sam Owens, Fran Ringenberg; grandchildren, Brad, Tim, Caleb, Devan, Keaton, Payton, Ava; great grandchildren, Aaron, Piper, Abby, Lia, Beckett, Kainan, and Rilyn.
She now joins her husband of 63 years of marriage, Sammy L. Owens in Heaven.