Dakota Lee Owens



Dakota Lee Owens, age 9 of Maxton died tragically on Monday, January 8, 2018.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, January 15, 2018 at the Oxendine Elementary School Auditorium officiated by Rev. Eddie Carter and Rev. Johnny Emanuel. A private entombment will be held at a later date.

Dakota was born December 30, 2008, son of Charssie Marie Ownes and lovingly raised by Annette Bullard. He was a delightful child who enjoyed playing outside and loved hunting and fishing with his brother, Lyn “Pa” Bullard. He attended Oxendine Elementary School where he will truly be missed by his fellow students and teachers.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Lyn Locklear and brother, Lyn “Pa” Bullard.

Dakota is survived by his mothers, Charssie Ownes and Annett Bullard of Maxton; grandparents, Darlene Owens aka, Bucking Horse and Dorothy Locklear of Maxton;
great grandmother, Mady Owens of Rowland brothers, Kzarri McNeill, Harley McNeill, Bobby Brooks, Michael Locklear (Charisma) and sister, Tatiana McNeill all of Maxton; aunt, Donna Locklear and uncle, Dustin Locklear of Red Springs and a host of family and friends.

Visitation will be on Sunday, January 14th from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the Oxendine Elementary School Auditorium.