Martin Francis Downey, Sr., age 76 of Rocky Mount died Friday, April 8, 2016. He was preceded in death by his wife, Jean Downey. Surviving are his children, Martin Downey, Jr., Michael Downey, Kathleen Hurley and Kimberly Downey; nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and brothers, Warren Downey and Michael Downey. Services will be private. In memory of Martin please consider donations to Helping Hands of Franklin County or Habitat for Humanity. Arrangements by Flora Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.
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