Hazel Irene Downs

Hazel Irene Downs, 83, of Prairie Hill, passed away Feb. 13, 2014 at the Windsor Healthcare Residence in Groesbeck. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 15, at 2 p.m. at Prairie Hill Baptist Church, with Rev. Fred Sain officiating. Interment will follow at Wortham Cemetery. Family visitation was held Friday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Downs was born March 6, 1930 in Wortham. She was retired from Freestone Credit Union, where she worked as a loan officer for many years.
Downs was preceded in death by her parents, Henry Zuber and Ara Allison; brother, Sonny Zuber and great-great grandson, Tommy Billingsley.
Survivors include her husband of 24 years, William J. Downs of Prairie Hill; granddaughter, Lori Corrigan and husband, Michael Gene of Dangerfield; three great-grandchildren, Christopher Corrigan and wife, Sarah of Corsicana, Amber Corrigan of Kerens and Ian Corrigan of Corsicana; seven great-great grandchildren as well as close friends, Will and Teresa Battrick.
She was dearly loved by her family & friends.
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Porter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.