MURFREESBORO -- Mrs. Downing, 89, of Murfreesboro and formerly of Nashville, died Saturday, August 7 at The Health Center at Adam’s Place.
Mrs. Downing was a Baptist, a homemaker, and owner of Farmers Restaurant & Downing Produce in Nashville.
A private family memorial service was held.
Survivors include: children James Downing of Murfreesboro and Beverly Downing Towry of Fayetteville; grandchildren Terri (Jerry) McCloud; Tina Sanders, Brock Downing and Julian Downing; great-grandchildren Brandon (Marsha) Sanders, Kaylee Downing and Ethan Downing.
She is preceded in death by husband James Laughton Downing; parents Will & Effie Mae Sloan; two sisters and one brother.
Arrangements by Partlow Funeral Chapel, Lebanon.