The attention to detail and the kindness we were shown was extremely valuable during this difficult time. This to me shows how much the staff at McFarland-Troutman understands your situation.
August 16, 1968 — September 19, 2019
Sallie Frances Downs, 51, of New Haven, passed away on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at Norton Hospital. She was preceded in death by her parents, Leland West and Evangeline Carlton Hazelip; her granddaughter, Brooklynn West; and a brother, Michael Russell. Sallie is survived by her loving husband, Ray Downs; one daughter, Angel West; siblings, Patricia O'Bryant, Connie Bell, Kenneth Russell, Shelia Alcorn, and Sherry Sutton; and her grandson, Brayden West. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Mt. Washington Cemetery. Friends may visit from 12 p.m. until time of service on Sunday. Memorial gifts in lieu of flowers are suggested to be made to the family in care of the funeral home.