Wendel Lee Downs, age 66, of Leitchfield, Kentucky, passed away Sunday, April 28, 2019 at Kensington Manor in Elizabethtown, Kentucky.

He was born on June 27, 1952 in Grayson County, Kentucky, the son of the late Carl and Marcella Helson Downs.

He is survived by one son, Zach McGrath, of Rock Castle, Minnesota, and two daughters, Jana Downs, of Owensboro, Kentucky, and Amanda Vincent, of Edmonson County, Kentucky.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 2, 2019 at the Dermitt Funeral Home in Leitchfield with Bro. Richard Peterson officiating. Burial was in the Downs Family Cemetery.

Visitation was at the Dermitt Funeral Home from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday and from 9 a.m. Thursday until time of services.