BOSSIER -Services for Winifred Hilliard Owens, 92, will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, April 21, 2014 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Bossier, LA. Officiating will be Rev. Harrell Shelton, Associate Pastor at Airline Baptist Church. Visitation will be 9:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m. prior to the service. Interment will be at Tulip Cemetery, Athens, LA, 3:30 p.m.
Winifred was born to Harvey Hilliard and Mary Ethel Hunt Hilliard, June 2, 1921 in Shreveport, LA and died April 19, 2014 in Bossier, LA. She was a former teacher of the Senior Adult Ladies Sunday School and member of Young at Heart Choir. Winifred enjoyed all the Senior activities at Airline Baptist. She retired from Caddo Parish Schools and was a Counselor in numerous private Schools.
Her husband Cecil Owens; parents and brother, Harvey Hilliard, Jr. preceded her in death.
Winifred is survived by daughter, Anne Marie Owens Shelton and husband, Rev. Harrell Foster Shelton, Sr., of Bossier, LA; grandchildren, Aimee Anne Norcross and husband, Perry, Cecilia Guerrero and husband, Matthew, Harrell Foster “Bo” Shelton Jr. and wife, Krystal, Murphy Winston Shelton and wife, Kristen; great- grandchildren, A.J. Norcross, Mateo Guerrero, Kayden Shelton, Marci Guerrero, Ian Shelton, Owen Shelton.
Pallbearers honoring Winifred will be Perry Norcross, Matthew Guerrero, Bo Shelton, Murphy Shelton.
Memorials may be made to Airline Baptist Church New Children’s Building Fund, 4007 Airline Drive, Bossier City, LA.