DOWNEY, HORACE ALLEN, 74, of Louisville was born June 15, 1938 and returned to his Heavenly Father May 11, 2013.
Mr. Downey was a retired superintendent for Coupe Construction Company.
Among those who preceded him in death include his wife, Donna Simpson Downey; father, William Boyd Downey; brothers, Wayne Downey and Billie Hughes; and stepson, Michael Morford.
He leaves to cherish his memory his mother, Alma Aldridge Downey Willis; daughters, Susan Hendren, Julie Thomas, Rose Brown (Ray) and Anita Gray; sons, J.R. and Bobby Downey; stepdaughters, Natalie Jackson, Betty Gerry and Stephanie Morford; sisters, Edye Marie Rivera and Michelle Bishop; brothers, Larry, Howard and Billy Ray Downey, Maxie and Stevie Hughes and Mark Willis; 19 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; a host of other family and friends.
Funeral service will be conducted by Reverend Jeff Anders, 10 a.m. Wednesday at Schoppenhorst, Underwood and Brooks (Preston Highway at Brooks Road) with entombment in Sunset Memorial Gardens in Frankfort, KY. Friends may pay their respects 3-8 p.m. Tuesday at Schoppenhorst.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Hosparus of Louisville.
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