Larry Downey

April 3, 1947 ~ May 15, 2020 (age 73)


Larry Russell Downey, 73, of Columbia, Kentucky, died Friday, May 15, 2020 at 7:38 A.M. at his home.

He was born April 3, 1947, in Adair County, to the late Richard and Elva Rogers Downey, a member of Milltown United Methodist Church and a former truck driver.

Survivors include:

His wife – Celia Miller Downey of Columbia

One daughter – Daphne Judd and her husband Tim of Summersville

Two sisters – Connie Burress of Milltown and Karen Roy of Richmond

Several other relatives and friends

In accordance with Governor Beshear’s recommendation and in compliance with the CDC, the service will be private with burial in Columbia Cemetery. 

The family requests no flowers be sent but a donation be made to Milltown United Methodist Church which can be left or mailed to the funeral home.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements

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