Lex Owl

    Lex Owl, 63, of Murphy, passed away Friday, March 24, 2017.
    Mr. Owl was born April 9, 1953, in Swain County, to the late Clifford Owl and Maggie Reed Owl.
    He was a member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Marble.
    Mr. Owl enjoyed making and selling Indian crafts, and loved spending time with his grandchildren.
    Survivors include his wife, Barbara Owl; daughter, Krystal Lequire; brothers, Cliff Owl, Norman Reed, Henry Owl, Perry Owl, Kermit Owl and Raymond Owl; sisters; Alva Chastain, Belva Ashe, Shirley Rogers and Norma Coleman; grandchildren, Natasha Lequire, Jada Lequire and Isaac Lequire.
    Services were held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 28, at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses.
    The family received friends from 6-9 p.m. Monday, March 27, at Cochran Funeral Home of Murphy.
    Arrangements were entrusted to Cochran Funeral Home of Murphy.
    You may send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at www.cochranfuneralhomes.com.