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Laura Vivian Owens, 81, of Ozark, formerly of Conway, died Tuesday, May 31, 2022, in Cox South Hospital.

She was born Nov. 27, 1940, to William Russell and Doris Lucille (Ward) Graves.

On June 8, 1958 she married Billy Dean Owens.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Billy Dean Owens; brothers, Oscar and Donald Graves, and a sister, Daisy Dame.

Survivors include her children, Denilla Bryant and Darrell of Clive, Iowa; Brenda Buttram and Brad of Lebanon; Tracy Davis and Matthew of Ozark, and James Owens and Vickie of Nixa; 12 grandchildren, Amber and Laura, D.J. and Nickie, Josh and Renz, Katie and Bryan, Kendra and Aaron, Jason and Jessica, Ethan, Eli, Izzy, Owen, Kelsey and Ben, Trevor and Brooke; 13 great-grandchildren, Liza, Caleb, Charli, Ellis, Grace, Lily, Maybellene, Jameson, Dean, Kaidynce, Addalynne,

Thomas and Gus; three sisters, Melissa Adams, Pamela Huckaby and Sam, Deborah Caughron; brother, John William Graves; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation for Laura Vivian Owens will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday, June 3, 2022, at Day Funeral Home in Marshfield. Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery in Conway at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to Graceland Cemetery.