Robert Charles Owens, 52, died unexpectedly on May 28th, 2014 in Oklahoma City, OK while surrounded by his loving family and friends. Robert was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma July 31st, 1961 to Joe and Loretha Jean Owens. He is survived by his mother and Steve Turney, his partner and soul mate of 32 years. He is also survived by his mother-in-law Ann Palmer, father-in-law George Turney and wife Joyce, aunt Jonella and husband Wayman Hunt, sisters-in-law Melody Collins and Amber Gilbreath and husband Ronny, nieces Chasidy Gilbreath and Chelsey Arthur and husband Trey, and many loving cousins and friends. Robert was preceded in death by his father Joe and brother Jerry.
Robert graduated from Putnam City High School in 1980. He went on to have a long, distinguishing career in hotel management and was general manager of Waterford Marriott at the time of death.
Roberts greatest joys in life included his many travels with Steve, fishing, practical jokes, and spending time with family and friends. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.