LOUISBURG – Edgar “Ed” Hart Owens, 80, died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010. Graveside service will be 11 a.m. today (Saturday, Jan. 23) at Lancaster Memorial Park, with the Rev. Earl Dulaney officiating.

He was a son of the late Vennie Edgar and Leila Hart Owens. He was retired from the National Guard and NC Department of Revenue.

Surviving: brother, Dr. Bob Owens (Kathryn) of Fayetteville.

The family will receive friends immediately following the service.

Arrangements are by Strickland Funeral Home, Louisburg.