Doris (Owens) Heustess

Doris (Owens) Heustess

July 7, 1927 ~ October 7, 2022 (age 95)

Doris Owens Heustess 95, of Clarkton passed on Friday, October 7, 2022 at her home.  She was born  July 7, 1927 in Robeson County, the daughter of   the late Major Owens and Nora Duncan Owens. Her husband, James Herman Heustess, Sr. preceded her in death. Also preceding are two sisters, Ruth Owens Lane and Linda Owens Leder; a brother, Mark Owens.

She is survived by a son, James Herman Heustess, Jr. (Rose Marie) of Pinehurst, NC; a daughter, Anna Tolan of Whiteville; Sisters, Betty Rose Owens Purser of Raleigh, Joyce Owens Crawford of Wilmington, Lillian Owens Babson of Wilmington, Mildred Walter (Jack) of For Mills, SC Anne Retruch of Garner; a grandson, Meares Heustess; a great grandson, James Kegan Heustess; many nieces and nephews.

Her funeral service will be 2:00 pm Tuesday, October 11, 2022 graveside at Peacock’s Columbus Memorial Park with Dr. Dave Heller officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Lower Cape Fear Lifecare, 206 Warrior Trail, Whiteville NC 28472.