Bennie Owens, age 31

Lost to gun violence on January 3, 2014 in Laurel, Mississippi.

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  • Nickname:
    2 Bennie O
  • Number of children:
    2 1
  • Personality:
    2 Straight fool !😂😂😂😂😋😋
    1 Nice personality but sweet
  • Occupation:
    1 stay at Home Dad
    1 player, player
  • Workplace:
    1 hustler by nature ,Dad by proxie.
  • Schools attended:
    1 Coahoma County n Jones County
  • Comments:
    2 he was a 1 in 15 nephew ! who appreciated fun FAMILY!
    2 He will be missed by many friends and family

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