George Michael Downey
Mike “Poppy” Downey age 66 of Marion, KY passed away Wednesday June 26, 2013 at his home.
He was a retired distribution manager for industrial chemical sales, member of Marion Baptist Church, member of Waxahachie ROMEO’S and Promise Keepers. Mr. Downey was also a salesman for Patty’s Cowpatties Gourmet Cookies and had served in the United States Navy.
Mr. Downey is survived by his wife Patricia Downey, Marion, KY; son Tim (Ashley) Morries, Marion, KY; daughter, Christina Downey, Oxnard, CA; brothers, Dennis Downey, Mesa, AZ and Richard Downey, Santa Rosa, CA; friend, John Connell, Houston, TX and three grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George Francis and Ferne Christensen Downey and one sister.
A Celebration of Life will be held Friday, July 5 at 7 P.M. at the Myers Funeral Home, Marion, KY.
Friends may visit between the hours of 5 and 7 P.M. on Friday at Myers Funeral Home.