Howard Ellis Owers

August 3, 1941 ~ July 3, 2024

Born in: Grosse Tete, LA
Resided in: Crowley, La


Funeral services for Mr. Howard Ellis Owers, 82, will be held on Monday, July 8, 2024, at Miguez Funeral Home in Jennings, beginning at 2:00 p.m., with Rev. Gene Vincent and Bro. Brian Wells officiating. The burial will take place at Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Miguez Funeral Home.

Visitations will begin on Monday at 9:30 a.m. and go on until the time of service at 2:00 p.m.

Howard Ellis Owers was born August 3, 1941, to Eddies Archie and Willie Mae Harkins Owers, in Grosse Tete, LA. He graduated from Jennings High school in 1959. He married the love of his life, Frances Pitts Owers in 1960 and again in 2008.

Howard started his Oil and Gas career as a roughneck, then went to Superior Oil and by the end of his career was a Production Consultant with various companies.

Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Frances Pitts Owers; daughter Lisa Owers; his grandchildren, Christian Owers and Brianna (Destin) Potter; one great grandchild, Sully; 3 sisters “his 3 little girls”, Charlotte Dosier, Margarita “Rita” (Terry) Terro, Myrnita “Nita” (Gene) Vincent; brother, Ralph (Juanice) Owers; daughter-in-law, Sonja Owers and his treasured fur baby, Missy.

He was preceded by his son, Lane Owers; parents, Eddies, and Willie Mae Owers; two brothers, Harold Owers, and Randall Owers; and sister, Catherine Welch.

We would like to express our heartfelt appreciation and gratitude to Heart of Hospice for taking such good care of all of us.



Visitation: Monday, July 8, 2024
9:30 am - 2:00 pm

Miguez Funeral Home - Jennings
114 E. Shankland Ave.
Jennings, LA 70546

Funeral Service: Monday, July 8, 2024
2:00 pm

Miguez Funeral Home - Jennings
114 E. Shankland Ave.
Jennings, LA 70546

Burial: Monday, July 8, 2024
3:00 pm

Greenwood Cemetery
Roberts Ave.
Jennings, LA 70546

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  1. I always enjoyed speaking with Howard and Frances at our church. Frances, we are praying for you. The Pitts/Owers family has meant so much to me over the years. May God comfort all of you and bring you peace.

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