Sandra B. Downes

WINNSBORO — A memorial service for Sandra Downes, age 74, of Winnsboro will be held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at St. Theresa's Catholic Church in Winnsboro. Visitation will follow the service at the church.

Born in Americus, Ga., Mrs. Downes was the daughter of the late William C. Barefield and Lucy P. Barefield. She was married to her beloved husband of 52 years, Thomas J. Downes.

In addition to her husband, Mrs. Downes is survived by three sons; William C. Downes of North Carolina, Michael J. Downes (Cathy) of Virginia, and Gerald R. Downes (Petrice) of Louisiana; one brother, William C. Barefield Jr. (Reecie) of Myrtle Beach; and two grandchildren, Nicholas and Casey.

Pope Funeral Home is serving the Downes family.

Online condolences may be sent to the Downes family at

Funeral Home

Pope Funeral Home
521 S. Congress St. Winnsboro, SC 29180

Published in The Herald Independent from Dec. 2 to Dec. 3, 2013