Obituary for Marian Christine Downer

    • Name: Marian Christine Downer
    • Home Town: Shallotte, NC
    • Date of Death: 10/04/2018
    • Birth Place: Weems, VA
    • Birth Date: 09/29/1926
    • Service Date: 10/10/2018 at 03:00 PM
    • Visit Date: 10/10/2018
    • Visit Times: 2:00 - 3:00 PM
    • Service Place: Brunswick Funeral Service Chapel, Shallotte
    • Interment: Brunswick Memorial Gardens

    Marian Christine Downer, 92, Shallotte, NC died October 4, 2018.

    Born in Weems, VA on September 29, 1926, a daughter of the late William Everett Packett and Eudora B. Barrack Packett. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Graham A. Packett, and a sister, Allean McNeal.

    Surviving are sons, David Scott Downer, Sunset Beach, NC, and H. Wayne Downer, Rockingham, NC; daughters, Diane Marie Downer, and Deborah Lynn Downer, both of Shallotte, NC; brother, George R. Packett, Richmond, VA, and five grandchildren.

    Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 3:00 pm in the Brunswick Funeral Service Chapel, officiated by the Rev. John Causey. Burial will follow in Brunswick Memorial Gardens.

    The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

    Online condolences may be made at

    Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte




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