Betty Downs

Staff Reports • Mar 20, 2017 at 12:21 PM

Visitation for Ms. Downs will be held Wednesday, March 22 from 4-8 p.m. and Thursday, March 23 from 1 p.m. until funeral service at 2 p.m. in the Partlow Funeral Chapel. Pastors Rodney Haskin and Jason Haskin will officiate the services. Interment will follow in Cedar Grove Cemetery.

Ms. Downs, age 82, passed away Sunday, March 19, 2017 at her residence.

She is preceded in death by her parents, James Jackson Cagley and Anna Hagwood Cagley; son, Jeff Downs; father to her children, Clayton Downs; brothers, Joseph Cagley, Kenneth Cagley, Monk Cagley, Bob Cagley; and sisters, Margaret Jones, Annie Sargent and Jackie Fay Cagley.

She is survived by her daughter, Jo Ann (Terry) Taylor; grandchildren, Terryn (Jody) Jenkins, Ashley Taylor, Jacob Taylor; great-grandchildren, Cutter Jenkins, Eli Jenkins; brother, Charles (Bertha) Cagley; and sister, Peggy (Rodney) Haskin.

Ms. Downs was a member of Temple Baptist Church and a homemaker.

Active pallbearers will be Jody Jenkins, Neal Haskin, Bradley Haskin, Jeremy Sircy, David Cagley and Tim Turcich. Honorary pallbearers will be her great-grandchildren, Cutter Jenkins, Eli Jenkins and Gabriel Sircy.

Partlow Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements, 615-444-7007, obituary line 615-444-7700, partlowchapel.com.