Originally created 09/14/03

Mrs. BettyJo Downs (HARLEM, Ga.)



HARLEM, Ga. - Mrs. Betty Jo Downs, 62, of Old Blythe Rd, Harlem, entered into rest September 12, 2003 at her residence. She was the beloved wife of Samuel T. Downs. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., today, Sunday, September 14, 2003 at Marshall Baptist Church with Rev. John Prater officiating. Mrs. Downs will lie in state for one hour prior to services. Interment will follow in Bellevue Memorial Gardens in Grovetown. Friends may call at the residence of Samuel T. Downs, 238 Old Blythe Rd, Harlem. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 1725, Augusta, GA, 30903-1725. Beggs Funeral Home, 799 Cobbham Rd., Thomson, 706-595-4100. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle September 14, 2003