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 Earl Townsend

Earl Townsend

Calhoun County, West Virginia, USA
Death 4 Jan 1959 (aged 53)
Tad, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Tad, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 59000374 · View Source
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Earl Townsend, 55, of Tad, died of a heart attack Sunday enroute to a Charleston hospital. He was a coal miner and formerly of Calhoun County.

Surviving are his wife, Lela; one daughter, Mrs. Daniel Igo of Tad; one stepson, Darrell at home; one brother, Laurence of Tad; and four grandchildren.

The body is at the Fidler and Frame Funeral Home at Belle.

Charleston Daily Mail
Charleston, W.Va.
January 5, 1959
page 5


funeral notice:

TOWNSEND, Earl -Service for Mr. Townsend, 54, of Tad, who died Sunday, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the residence by Rev Clyde Wendell. Burial will be in Collins Cemetery near the home. The body will be taken to the home at 5 p. m. today, by Fidler and Frame mortuary of Belle.

Charleston Gazette
January 6, 1959
page 14

[Birth registry]
[Marriage registry]
[Death certificate]

father: Thomas T. Townsend
mother: Luvina Harris

Marriage certificate of Thomas T. Townsend & Luvina Harris.

Brother of Lawrence Townsend.

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  • Created by: Terry Collins
  • Added: 21 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 59000374
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Earl Townsend (11 Apr 1905–4 Jan 1959), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59000374, citing Collins Cemetery, Tad, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Terry Collins (contributor 47215366) .