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Alma Hughes Coleman Townsend
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Birth: Feb. 13, 1910
Clarksville
Montgomery County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Feb. 5, 1998
Grosse Pointe Farms
Wayne County
Michigan, USA

Alma Hughes Coleman was born Feb 13, 1910 in Clarksville Tennessee. She was the daughter of Charles Lee Coleman and Sallie Susan Dillard. Maternal grandaughter of Richard Dillard and Eliza Warren. Paternal grandaughter of Dr. George W. Coleman and Cornelia Victoria Werth. Her middle name, Hughes, was given to her by her mother who named her after the family doctor who delivered her. She was the youngest of 9 children. Her siblings were baby(died young),
George Thomas,Allen Thurmond,Hugh Lee,Howard Anderson, Annie Corrine,Oscar Willis, Lillian Odell.
Alma married Wadie Hampton Townsend ( b. Sept. 23-1907 Talladega, Alabama- d.Oct. 28, 1977 Grosse Pointe Farms, Wayne County, Michigan)
Wadie and Alma had one child, Barbara Ann Townsend.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Lee Coleman (1858 - 1941)
  Sallie Susan Dillard Coleman (1864 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Wadie Hampton Townsend (1907 - 1977)
 
 Siblings:
  George T Coleman (1883 - 1957)*
  Allen Thurmond Coleman (1886 - 1942)*
  Alma Hughes Coleman Townsend (1910 - 1998)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Cemetery
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Terryl Lynn Whitaker
Record added: Aug 20, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15440639
Alma Hughes <i>Coleman</i> Townsend
Added by: Terryl Lynn Whitaker
 
Alma Hughes <i>Coleman</i> Townsend
Added by: Terryl Lynn Whitaker
 
Alma Hughes <i>Coleman</i> Townsend
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I miss you Nanny.
- Terryl Lynn Whitaker
 Added: Oct. 25, 2009
 
 
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