Richard “Rich” Lee Downing, Jr., age 61, of Kingston, passed away suddenly Sunday, June 28, 2020 in Tampa, Florida. Survivors include his daughter: Rachel Young & fiancée, Mike Ellis of Kingston; grandchildren: Emma Lee Ellis of Knoxville and James Young of Kingston; niece and nephew: Mandy Rush and Austin Rush, both of Kingston; mother of his daughter: Patricia A. Rush of Kingston; father-in-law: Pastor Rev. James V. Freeman of Kingston; and many extended family members and friends. No services are being set by the family at this time. Fraker Funeral Home of Kingston is in charge of arrangements.