Donald Alonzo Owens

Mr. Donald Alonzo Owens expired on Friday, November 8, 1991. He was born in Flint, Michigan, and was a life-long member of Quinn Chapel A.M.E. Church.

Donald was educated in Flint, graduating from Central High School in 1931, where he sang in a quartet, played softball and baseball.

His love for sports continued throughout his adult life, being a member of the Greater Flint Afro-American Hall of Fame and serving on the Honorable Mention Committee.

Mr. Owens was employed at Chevrolet SPO, retiring in 1972.

He was a member of the Old-timers at Denny’s and Brennen Community Center Senior Citizens Club.

His family and friends will remember him for his love of sports, warm loving smile, gentle ways and giving spirit.