The Moore American


August 7, 2013

Dustin Lane Downs

MOORE — Dustin Lane Downs, was born to Ernest and Tamyra Downs on Aug. 23, 1982, and passed from this life Tuesday, July 30, 2013.

He was predeceased by his father, Ernest; grandparents Willie and Viola Rathbun and Marcus and Mable Downs; beloved great-grandmother, Lorene Collins; and special aunt and uncle, Mike and Jo DiBease.

He is survived by mother, Tamyra Downs-Dickens and stepfather Steve Dickens, sisters Jaclyn Downs and Lafreda Whitecrow, all of Oklahoma City; greatly beloved grandparents Jack and May Ellen Collins of Cogar; special aunts Sherri Romine and husband Donnie and daughter Rebecca, Fran Strange and Bea Sprouse; special uncles Mike and Marc Downs; along with many more aunts, uncles and cousins. Dustin was blessed with many close friendships that enriched his life, especially with Jamie Ferranti.

He enjoyed fishing, golfing, pool and was a car show enthusiast. Dustin graduated from Westmoore High School in 2000 and attended UCO. He was a driver for UPS and greatly enjoyed his work relationships with coworkers and customers.

We will celebrate Dustin’s life at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, at Graceway Baptist Church, 1100 SW 104th St. in Oklahoma City.

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