SHELBY- Gloria Ann Smith Mack Downs, 71, of 419 Murdock Circle, Shelby, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at home.
A native of Cleveland County, she was the daughter of the late Arthur Wilson and Bessie Smith.
She is survived by her husband, Edward Downs Jr.; daughter, Kim Clemmons (Timothy); and sons, Jerry Mack (Paulette), Bruce Mack (Michelle), Jerome Downs and Eric Downs.
The funeral service will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 9, at Walls Memorial Baptist Church in Shelby.
The family will receive friends at the church on Sunday from 2 to 2:30 p.m.
Burial will be at the church cemetery.
Costner Funeral Home is handling the funeral arrangements.