Virginia “Ginny” Owenby, 65, of Jacksonville, went home to be with the Lord on May 11, 2020. She was born in Hinsdale, Illinois, but lived in Jacksonville most of her life. She was a longtime member of West Jacksonville Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband of 47 years, Gordon N. Owenby; 2 sons, Gordon Owenby (Theresa) & Gerald Reed Owenby (Jennifer); 7 grandchildren; brother, William Reed; sister-in-law, Gayle Owenby Neal and numerous nieces, nephews, other family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 11 AM Friday, May 15, 2020 from the graveside in Gethsemane Memorial Gardens, 800 Hammond Blvd. with Pastor Rodney Kelley officiating. The family will receive friends at the cemetery prior to the service. Instead of flowers, donations may be made to West Jacksonville Baptist Church Missions Fund, 5634 Normandy Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32205, (904) 781-4321. Arrangements by Giddens-Reed Funeral Home, Baldwin, FL.
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