Brian Charles Chuck Downey, 40, passed away on Sunday, November 23, 2008 at 5:44 A.M. at Herrin Hospital.
Chuck was born November 29, 1967 in Denver, Colorado the son of Gerald William Downey and Genevieve (King) Allgaier.
He was a truck driver, and had proudly served his country in the Navy.
Chuck is survived by:
Tamara Keen and husband Donald of Marion
Sheri Penley and husband Steve of Johnston City
Faith Penley and husband Avery of Johnston City
Sgt. William Scott Downey of Ft. Bragg, North Carolina
Gerald Brett Downey and wife Shannon of Dublin, Virginia
Brandy Renee Parson of Marion
Krystal Mayre Drennen of Potos, Missouri
Rachael Erin Downey of Dublin, Virginia
Sarah Downey of Dublin, Virginia
Rebekah Downey of Dublin, Virginia
Ruth Downey of Dublin, Virginia
Brittany Nicole Ritchie of Marion
Luther Avery Penley IV of Johnston City
Anthony Wayne Penley of Johnston City
David John Ritchie, Jr. of Marion
Shane Penley of Johnston City
Steven Penley, Jr. of Johnston City
Preceded by his Parents
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, November 26. 2008 at 11:00 A.M. at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home with Monsignor Ken Schaefer officiating. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery, with military rites performed by Marions VFW Post #1301, American Legion Post #147 and National Guard Flag Detail Unit. Visitation will be held on Tuesday evening from 5:00 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.