Richard Owens age 81 of Friendsville went to be with his Lord and Savior Saturday, February 5, 2011 at Parkwest Hospital. He will be sadly missed by his wife, Lenora Owens; daughters, Vickie Hunt and husband, Kerry, and Sherry Cochran; grandchildren, Kathy Pharris, Deanna Sullivan, and Kevin Hunt; great grandchildren, Sean, Karli, and Kaleb Pharris and Ethan Hunt; niece, nephew and many loving friends. Family and friends will assemble at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, February 8, 2011 for graveside service and interment at Louisville Cemetery with Rev. Dale Buchanan officiating. Family will receive friends from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Monday, February 7, 2011 in the Smith West Chapel. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 983-1000, www.smithmortuary.com.