|Birth: ||Jun. 8, 1912|
|Death: ||Feb. 14, 1995|
STINNETT - Funeral services for Meredith Downer, 82, will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Stinnett United Methodist Church with the Rev. Landrum Medlock, pastor, officiating, assisted by the Rev. Rob Winkler, Trinity Church of Lubbock.
Mrs. Downer will lie in state at Brown's Chapel in Stinnett until service time.
Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Cemetery in Stinnett by Brown Funeral Directors.
She died Tuesday, Feb. 14, 1995 in St. Mary's Hospital in Lubbock.
A native of Greenbrier, Ark., she had been a Stinnett area resident for 60 years. She was a housewife, and member of Stinnett United Methodist Church.
She married Burt Downer on Dec. 1, 1929 in Greenbrier, Ark.
Survivors include her husband; two daughters, JoAnn Pennington and Kay Stone, both of Lubbock; two brothers, Floyd Brannan of Conway, Ark.; and John Brannan of Lonoke Ark.; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Michael Pennington, Jay Pennington, Brian Stone, Jay Klafka, and Scott Ledford.
(Published in Borger News Herald, February 16, 1995)
Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957
Name: Burt Downer
Birth Year: abt 1907
Residence: Mayfield, Beckham, Oklahoma
Spouse's Name: Meredith Brannan
Spouse's Gender: Female
Spouse's Age: 18
Spouse's Residence: Greenbrier, Faulkner, Arkansas
Marriage Date: 1 Dec 1929
Marriage License Date: 30 Nov 1929
Marriage County: Faulkner
Event Type: Marriage
FHL Film Number: 1976421
Thomas J Brannan (1882 - 1957)
Ida Jane Brannan (1885 - 1967)
Burton Thomas Downer (1907 - 1996)
Doyle Brannan (1906 - 1986)*
Meredith Brannan Downer (1912 - 1995)
Married Dec 1 1929
Created by: Edith Guynes Stanley
Record added: Sep 12, 2010
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