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 Bettie Sue <I>Kendrick</I> Townsend

Bettie Sue Kendrick Townsend

Albany, Shackelford County, Texas, USA
Death 30 Oct 2012 (aged 89)
Abilene, Taylor County, Texas, USA
Burial Albany, Shackelford County, Texas, USA
Plot Sedwick, L 12
Memorial ID 100027616 · View Source
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Albany, Tx. - Bettie Townsend, age 89 of Albany, passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at Hendrick Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 am, Friday, November 2nd at Albany Church of Christ with Sonny McCauley officiating. Interment will follow in the Albany Cemetery under the direction of Morehart Mortuary. Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Thursday, November 1st at Morehart Mortuary of Albany. Bettie Sue Kendrick was born February 10, 1923 in Albany, Texas to parents, Joel Allen Kendrick and Mildred Lena Coleman Kendrick. She grew up in Albany and graduated from Albany High School. She married Floris Benjamin "Sport" Townsend on September 23, 1942 in Abilene. Mrs. Townsend worked for Townsend Butane and Nancy Smith Elementary School. She was also a homemaker and a loyal church worker. Mrs. Townsend was a member to numerous organizations which included Albany Church of Christ, the Albany Garden Club & the Cisco Writers Club. She also volunteered at Bluebonnet Nursing Home, was a published author and a devoted Albany Lion fan. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one sister, Verna Emanuel; two brother in laws, Norb Emanuel and Cecil Hendrick.Mrs. Townsend is survived by her two daughters, Gayla Leech and husband Bud of Albany, Rita Hedtke and husband Ron of Laredo; two grandchildren, Kristy Goen and husband Randy of Olton, Shannon Leech of Hurst; three great grandchildren, Brooke Goen, Breanna Goen, and Bryson Goen and numerous nieces and nephews.Memorial contributions may be made to Fosters Home for Children or Medina Home for Children and may be left at Morehart Mortuary. Condolences may be made online at in Abilene Reporter News Nov. 2, 2012

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  • Maintained by: Saundra Nobles
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  • Added: 2 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100027616
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bettie Sue Kendrick Townsend (10 Feb 1923–30 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100027616, citing Albany Cemetery, Albany, Shackelford County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Saundra Nobles (contributor 46834005) .