Hattie Downing

Published 12:00 am Monday, September 28, 2009

Hattie Downing, 76, of Colerain died on Saturday, September 26, 2009 at Christiana Health Care Center in Newark, NJ.
A native of Hertford County, she was a member of United Full Gospel Church where she was Associate Minister, Pastor’s Aide, Church Mother and a member of Quebec Savings Club.
Survivors include, two sons, Morris Downing and Timmy Downing, both of Harrellsville; four daughters, Maxine Robinson of Philadelphia, PA, and Jeroline Geskins, Mona Lisa Collins and Fredda Downing, all of Harrellsville; a brother, David Lewis of Emporia, VA; six sisters, Mollie Parker, Fannie Brown of Wilmington, Del., Ellen Terry of Washington, D.C., Mamie Furtell of Portsmouth, VA, and Elsie Sykes and Dorothy Singleterry, both of Philadelphia, PA; 22 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
A funeral will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 1 at Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church with Apostle Clarence Dandy officiating. Burial will take place in the Valentine Downing Family Cemetery.
Hunter’s Funeral Home, Ahoskie, is handling the arrangements. Condolences can be left at www.huntersfuneralhome.com.