|Birth: ||Mar. 12, 1942|
|Death: ||Sep. 18, 1964|
Lance Corporal, US Marine Corps
RICHARD ALAN DOWNS, age 22, Enterprise, died September 18 at Rush Memorial Hospital in Meridian. Funeral services were held at Enterprise Baptist Church on September 22, 10 AM with Revs. Taylor Wallace and Holliday officiating. Interment followed at Union Cemetery.
Survivors - parents, Mr. and Mrs. Dewey Downs of Enterprise; six sisters, Pauline Heathcock, Joyce Downs, Enterprise; Mary Milstead and Nina Dyess, Stonewall; Nanah Wilder, CA; JoAnn Ward, Houma, LA; four brothers, PFC Samuel Downs, Germany; Jerry, Jimmy, and Larry Downs, Enterprise.
Pallbearers - John Robert Shirley, Bobby Milstead, Norris Smiley, Stanley Herrington, Johnny Keeley, MacArthur Hamburg, Larry Waits, Wayne Carlisle.
Information taken from obituary published in Clarke County Tribune, September 25, 1964.
Dewey Davis Downs (1899 - 1970)
Vermell Satcher Downs (1910 - 2002)
Nina Jewel Downs Dyess (1936 - 2013)*
Richard Alan Downs (1942 - 1964)
Samuel Downs (1945 - 2004)*
Larry Davis Downs (1951 - 1977)*
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Record added: Dec 07, 2011
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