Cover photo for Owen Despain's Obituary
Owen Despain Profile Photo
1937 Owen 2022

Owen Despain

April 5, 1937 — December 9, 2022


Owen Matthew DeSpain, age 85 of Campbellsville, passed away peacefully on December 9, 2022 in Campbellsville, KY. Owen was born on April 5, 1937 in Campbellsville, KY, to the late Bert DeSpain and Mary Vance DeSpain. He was an employee of Greybeal Aluminum as an installer. He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Campbellsville Church of The Nazarene. He enjoyed loafing at The Ol’ Mule Store, piddling on the tractor and spending time with family and friends.

He is survived by his wife Jane Hood DeSpain of Campbellsville, four step-daughters: Marcia Bell and companion Alan Milby of Mt. Sherman, Loretta Druin of Shepherdsville, KY, Phyllis Montgomery of Greensburg, KY, and Shannon Watson and husband Mark of Elk Horn.

Ten Step-grandchildren, Fifteen, Step-great grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends.

 Besides his parents, He was preceded in death by one son: David Owen DeSpain, two step-daughters: Betty Harris and Stacy Chavez One brother, William “Pete” DeSpain, and three grandchildren.

 The funeral service for Owen Matthew DeSpain will be Tuesday, December 13, 2022 at 1:00 P.M. in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens

To order memorial trees in memory of Owen Despain, please visit our tree store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Tuesday, December 13, 2022

2:00 - 3:00pm (Eastern time)

Campbellsville Memorial Gardens

700 Old US 68, Campbellsville, KY 42718

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 2

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree

Send A Card

Send A Card