|Birth: ||Sep. 17, 1922|
|Death: ||Jun. 6, 2008|
Susan A. Downard, 85, passed away Friday, June 6, 2008.
Graveside service: 11 a.m. Friday, June 20, in Calvert Cemetery in Calvert.
Susan was born Sept. 17, 1922, to Cooper Allen Jr. and Mildred Newton Allen. She graduated from Texas State College for Women in 1944 with a B.S. degree in intermediate grammar school education and did postgraduate work at St. Thomas University in Houston. She taught school in Orange, Bryan and Pasadena.
Susan consecrated her life to God and her family. She conquered the many challenges that came her way with courage and grace, leaving a legacy of faith as a shining example to her family and friends.
She will be greatly missed on earth but is rejoicing in heaven with her Lord.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Hiram Thomas Downard Jr.
Survivors: Brother, Cooper Stedman Allen III of College Station; son, Hiram Thomas Downard III of Trabuco Canyon, Calif.; daughter, Ann Allen Shaughnessy and her husband, James of Arlington; grandchildren, Sarah Harper and her husband, Jake of Knoxville, Tenn., and Megan Moser of Austin; and great-grandchildren, Max and Cate Harper.
Published in the Star-Telegram on 6/15/2008.
Calvert City Cemetery
Created by: Tim Hawkins
Record added: Jun 15, 2008
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