In loving memory of Joyce Ann Downing |

In loving memory of Joyce Ann Downing

Joyce Ann Downing

Joyce was born July 15, 1950, in Potosi, Missouri, to Thomas and Vivian (Miller) Blankenship. She married Don Downing on May 18, 1970, in St. Louis. They moved to Colorado in 1976 where they raised their family.

Joyce passed away Jan. 1, 2012, at her home in Silt. She leaves behind her husband, Don; son Larry Downing (Brenda); daughter Paula Downing (Dave); brother Randal Blankenship; and her beloved grandchildren Tarran, Brittany and Akaysha; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Joyce was preceded in death by her parents; and sisters Beulah Price, Marybell Conway, Joan Humert and Delores.

Cremation has taken place and services are planned for Friday, Jan. 6, at 1 p.m. at First Assembly of God church in Rifle.

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