Alma Hughes <I>Coleman</I> Townsend

Photo added by Terryl Lynn Whitaker

Alma Hughes Coleman Townsend

  • Birth 13 Feb 1910 Clarksville, Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA
  • Death 5 Feb 1998 Grosse Pointe Farms, Wayne County, Michigan, USA
  • Burial Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA
  • Memorial ID 15440639

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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  • Created by: Terryl Lynn Whitaker
  • Added: 20 Aug 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 15440639
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Alma Hughes Coleman Townsend (13 Feb 1910–5 Feb 1998), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15440639, citing Forest Lawn Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Terryl Lynn Whitaker (contributor 46800085) .