The Union Recorder

September 6, 2013

William Downing Sr.

The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — Funeral services for Mr. William Downing Sr. will be held Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, from Cooper Hill Baptist Church with viewing from noon until the 1 p.m. funeral hour. Interment will follow in the Sons of Wisdom and Daughters of Light Society Cemetery.

Mr. Downing, of 127 Leroy Oliver Dr., passed away Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013 in a Laurens County health care facility.

Survivors include: children, Ms. Carolyn Downing, Mr. William Downing Jr., and Mrs. Tracy Butts (Korie), all of Milledgeville, Mr. Jerome Williams (Carol) of Stafford, Va. and Mrs. Joyce Jackson (James) of Chattanooga, Tenn.; grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and, a host of other relatives.

Friends may visit the family at the residence of Mr. William Downing, Jr., 106 Hillandale Dr.

Words of sympathy may be expressed at

Slater’s Funeral Home Inc. has charge of local arrangements.