Marilyn Kay Downing, 61, died Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, of cancer.
Born in Kingsport, Tenn., on Oct. 2, 1951, Mrs. Downing was longtime resident of the Bartow area.
Family will receive friends Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, from 4 -6 p.m. at Whidden-McLean Funeral Home, 650 E. Main St., Bartow.
A memorial service will follow at 6 p.m. at the funeral home.