The Union Recorder

November 17, 2012

Mamie E. Downing

The Union-Recorder


Mrs. Mamie E. Downing of Boston, Mass. passed away Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012.

Funeral services for Mrs. Downing will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012 from the Griffin's Memorial Chapel of Slater's Funeral Home Inc., with the burial to follow in the Mt. Hope CME Church Cemetery.

Survivors include two sons, Mr. Edward Brown, of Decatur; and Mr. Robert L. Downing of Milledgeville; two daughters, Mrs. Lillie Mae Downing Harrison and Mrs. Irene Downing Barnes, both of Boston, Mass.; two sisters, Mrs. Carrie Reese of Washington; and Mrs. MaryLou Brown of Atlanta; 12 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren, and five great great grandchildren.

Friends may visit the family at the home of Mrs. Tacey Boone, 185 Youngblood Rd., starting Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012.

Words of sympathy may be expressed at

Slater Funeral Home Inc. has charge of arrangements.