Marie (Tyree) Downs Anderson, 93, of Jonesboro, passed away Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House. She was born on December 30, 1925 in Black Oak to William and Audie (Williams) Tyree. Marie was the former owner and operator of the Honda Suzuki Sales Shop. She was a member of the Greensboro Church of Christ. Marie loved painting, gardening and taking care of her family.
Preceded in death by her parents; first husband, Aubrey Downs; second husband, Eugene Anderson; son, Victor J. Downs and eleven siblings. Survivors include, grandchildren, Raymond Pierce, Kevin (Michelle) Downs, Dawn (David) Merrell, Brooke (Robert) Abbott; eleven great grandchildren; eight great-great grandchildren; brother, Jim (Donna) Tyree.
A graveside service will be Friday, September 13, 2019 at 2:30 pm at Pine Log Cemetery with Terry Joe Kee officiating. Family will serve as pallbearers.
Visitation will be from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm at Roller-Farmers Union Funeral Home, 1900 W. Washington, Jonesboro.