Mildred Maxine Owens, 87, died on Dec. 9, 2012, in Houston, Texas.
She was born March 4, 1925, in Sistersville, W.Va., to parents Marion Esther and James Lloyd Snider.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Cless Chandis Owens; and her parents, Marion Esther and James Lloyd Snider.
Maxine worked in retail for Hinerman Brothers Department Store for several years, and later worked at Stewart's Market in Sistersville, W.Va., until her retirement. She was a lifetime member of First Baptist Church of Sistersville, W.Va.
She is survived by a daughter, Connie S. Vandegrift and her husband, Dorsey L. Vandegrift, of Houston, Texas; one granddaughter, Traci Michelle Pastrana of Houston, Texas; one grandson, Michael Andrew Vandegrift and his wife, Elizabeth Kay Vandegrift, of Georgetown, Texas; and three great-grandchildren, Sage Michael Pastrana, Bailey Susan Vandegrift and Reagan Lee Vandegrift.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Friday at Myers Funeral Home, 600 Main St., Sistersville. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday in the Chapel of Myers Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Greenwood Cemetery in Sistersville, W.Va.