David Clyde Downard, 50, of Hendersonville, Tennessee, passed away on Tuesday, January 8, 2019. Preceded in death by his father, Donnie Wayne Downard, son, Drew Downard, brother, Darrin Downard. Survived by his wife Lonna of 3 years, children, Alex Downard, Sydney Downard, Taylor Bettis and Lathan Barker, his dog, ‘Baby D’, along with many extended family and friends.
David was born on December 5, 1968 in Springfield, Tennessee. He graduated from the University of Kentucky then the Nashville School of Law. David worked 12 years with the Social Security Administration before becoming an attorney. In 2002 David started his own law firm in Nashville and achieved great success. Later he achieved his dream of owning race horses and becoming a farmer. David enjoyed all sports and travelling with his family. He was a loving and caring man who was a role model for his children. David was raised Baptist and loved the Lord. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at Hendersonville Funeral Home on Saturday, January 12th at 10:00AM. Visitation for family and friends will be held Friday evening from 4:00PM-8:00PM. Burial will take place at Downard Family Cemetery in Bracken County, Kentucky.