5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Holland Barry & Bennett
Funeral Home in Lincoln
10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home
Funeral home: Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral
Martha Lynn "Marty" Owens, 67, of Wichita Falls,
TX., formerly of Lincoln, passed away August 17,
2014 at home surrounded by her family.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, August
25, 2014 at Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home in
Lincoln. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday,
August 26, 2014 also at the funeral home. Burial
will follow in Zion Cemetery, Lincoln.
Martha was born September 16, 1946 in Newport, AR.,
the daughter of William Depmsey Reves and Lucy
Gertrude (Adams). She married Kenneth Kirk. He
preceded her in death. She then married Raymond
James Owens on December 10, 2010 in Wichita Falls,
She worked construction, erecting steel buildings,
until her retirement at the age of 60. Marty was
ornery, yet loyal and loving. She enjoyed singing
Karaoke, was an avid collector of frog memorabilia,
loved to read, and had a genuine love for animals.
Surviving are her husband Ray Owens of Wichita
Falls, TX.; her son Ken Kirk (Angie) of Mineral,
VA.; grandchildren Austin Kirk of Austin, TX. and
Chelsee Kirk of Garland, TX.; great granddaughter
Aubrey Elizabeth Ralston of Garland, TX.; brothers
Dennis Reves (Jessie) of Lincoln, IL., and Larry
(Kim ) Reves of Iowa; sisters Carol Reves of
Lincoln, IL. and Bonnie Vanouver also of Lincoln,
IL.; also surviving are her loyal canine companions
Shadow and Roxy.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her first
husband Kenneth Kirk, two sons: Ward Austin Kirk and
John Henry Kirk, and her sisters Eunice Piper and
Memorial donations may be made to Ray Owens and will
be accepted at the funeral home.
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