Owens & Minor, inc.
OWENS & MINOR INC/VA/ (Form: 3, Received: 01/05/2018 09:57:36)
FORM 3
        
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

Lowery Christopher M

2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (MM/DD/YYYY)
1/3/2018 

3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

OWENS & MINOR INC/VA/ [OMI]

(Last)        (First)        (Middle)

OWENS & MINOR, INC., 9120 LOCKWOOD BOULEVARD

4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)

_____ Director                            _____ 10% Owner
___ X ___ Officer (give title below)          _____ Other (specify below)
President, Global Products /

(Street)

MECHANICSVILLE, VA 23116       

(City)              (State)              (Zip)
5. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)

 

6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)

_ X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person


Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 4)
2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned
(Instr. 4)
3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 5)
4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 5)

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 4)
2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date
(MM/DD/YYYY)
3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 4)
4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 5)
6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares

Explanation of Responses:
No securities are beneficially owned.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Lowery Christopher M
OWENS & MINOR, INC.
9120 LOCKWOOD BOULEVARD
MECHANICSVILLE, VA 23116


President, Global Products

Signatures
Christopher M. Lowery, by Rosemarie France, POA 1/5/2018
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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APPENDIX C





POWER OF ATTORNEY



 This Statement confirms that the undersigned, ___Christopher M. Lowery___, has authorized, designated and appointed each of Nicholas J. Pace and Rosemarie W. France his or her lawful attorney-in-fact and agent, with full power of attorney and agency to execute and file on the undersigned's behalf all Forms 3, 4 and 5 (including any amendments thereto) that the undersigned may be required to file with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as a result of the undersigned's ownership of or transactions in securities of Owens & Minor, Inc.  The authority of each of Nicholas J. Pace and Rosemarie W. France under this power of attorney shall continue until the undersigned is no longer required to file Forms 3, 4 and 5 with regard to the undersigned's ownership of or transactions in Owens & Minor, Inc., unless earlier revoked in writing.  The undersigned expressly acknowledges that neither Nicholas J. Pace nor Rosemarie W. France is assuming any of the undersigned's responsibilities to comply with Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.





______01/02/2018______  ____/s/ Christopher M. Lowery _______________

 Date      Signature