Hudie Belle Downs, 60, of Bardstown, died Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at University of Louisville Hospital. She was born Oct. 25, 1953 in Nelson County.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Virgil Downs; her parents, Everett and Juanita Downs; a sister, Aggie Downs; and a granddaughter, Amber Raquel Ramsey.
Survivors include a son, Chad (Peggy) Downs, of New Haven; a daughter, Tami Downs, of Bardstown; six grandchildren, Chad Ryan Downs, Merrick Joel Ramsey, Joseph Brett Ragg, Chasity Brooke Ritchie, Alicia Maria Juarez, and Megan Danielle Downs; a great-grandson, Carter Alexander Ritchie; two sisters, Janice Downs and Joyce Hagan, both of Bardstown; and two brothers, Nelson Downs, of New Haven, and Raymond Downs, of Bardstown.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 6, at Barlow Funeral Home with burial in St. Joseph Cemetery. The Rev. Eldon Morgan will officiate.
Visitation will be 3-8 p.m. Monday, May 5, and 9-11 a.m. Tuesday, May 6, at Barlow Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may go toward the service of Hudie Belle Downs.
Barlow Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Barlow Funeral Home
2675 E. John Rowan Blvd.
Bardstown, KY 40004
Published in The Larue County Herald News on May 5, 2014