Margaret Louise Townsend

Published 12:00 am Friday, February 15, 2013

July 26, 1940 – Feb. 12, 2013

KELLEY, La. — Services for Margaret Louise Townsend, 72, of Enterprise, La., who died Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, at her residence, will be at 10 a.m. today at Pine Grove Apostolic Church in Kelley, La., with the Rev. Johnny Barnhill and the Rev. Heath Barnhill officiating.

Burial will follow at Boothe Cemetery under the direction of Young’s Funeral Home.

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Mrs. Townsend was born July 26, 1940, in Sicily Island, the daughter of James Edward Lucus and Bertie Pauline Lucus. She was a homemaker and a member of Pine Grove Apostolic Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Henry Lee Townsend; one brother, Billy Ray Robinson; and three sisters, Mary Virginia Hutchinson, Patsy Ann Keith and Betty Jean Aden.

Survivors include two sons, Edward Townsend and Carl Richard Townsend, and wife, Shana, all of Enterprise; one sister, Helen Ruth Fair and husband, Johnny, of Enterprise; six grandsons, Anthony Townsend, Lee Townsend, Tyler Townsend, Stephen Townsend, Jacob Townsend and Numan Townsend.

Pallbearers will be her grandsons.

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