Bill William Downey, age 56 of Eminence, died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013. He was born in Shelbyville and was a member of Eminence Christian Church.
He is survived by his wife: Ida Bell Willhite Downey of Eminence; his mother: Rossetta Roberts Downey of Pleasureville; two sons: Troy Downey and Anthony Downey, both of Eminence; one daughter: Mindy Downey of Eminence.
Funeral services were at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, at Sholar Funeral Home of Pleasureville. The Rev. Thomas Minton, pastor of Eminence Christian Church, and J.T. Stinson officiated. Burial was in Eminence Cemetery. Visitation was from 4-8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 21, at the funeral home.