Sarah Jane “Janie” McKinney Fleet Downs of Sarasota, Florida, formerly of Paducah, passed away on July 18. She was 74 years old.
She is survived by her son, Randy (Michelle) Miller of Sarasota, Florida; daughter, Ronda Hiemstra of Paducah; sisters, Cyndi Marion and Tracy (Kevin) May of Kalamazoo, Michigan; brother, Robert Edward McKinney Jr. of Streator, Illinois; grandchildren Chad Miller, Jay (Samantha) Miller of Sarasota, Florida, Drew (Joanie) Miller of St. Louis, Missouri, Meagan (Dustin) Wells of Paducah, and Cameron Hiemstra of Paducah; and great-grandchildren McKenzie, Madison and Mallory Miller of Sarasota, Florida, Bernadette and Dylan Miller of St. Louis, Missouri, and Kaydynce and Icelynn Wells of Paducah.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Alvin Downs, and her parents Dorothy Brennan McKinney and Robert Edward McKinney Sr.
She will be buried at the Sarasota National Cemetery.