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Mr. Richard Lee Downer, age 73, of Kennesaw, GA, passed away Saturday, June 3, 2017. Mr. Downer was born on May 17, 1944 in Canton, Ohio.
Mr. Downer was a very dedicated and hard worker; he was employed by Home Depot for many years. Richard was of the Baptist faith and cared about everyone around him. One of his favorite pass times was playing golf and working in his yard. If Richard was not at home or work, he could easily be found enjoying the mountains or the beach.
Richard is survived by his companion of many years, Ms. Mary Gillmore; extended family members, Richard Carter and wife Elke, Lisa Townsley and husband Gene, Virginia Carter, Rodney Carter, Gene Townsley Jr., and Summer Townsley.
A memorial service to honor the life of Mr. Richard Downer will be held at one o'clock in the afternoon on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 in the Chapel of Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home with Rev. Jimmy Day officiating.
A visitation with the family will take place from twelve o'clock in the afternoon until the time of service on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at the funeral home.
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Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home, 2950 North Cobb Parkway Kennesaw, GA 30152, has charge of arrangements for Mr. Richard Lee Downer.