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Helen Townsend

October 31, 1925 ~ November 29, 2019 (age 94)

Obituary

First Lady Helen Townsend, 94, of Hollywood, SC, beloved wife of the late Reverend Leon Townsend., entered into eternal rest on Friday, November 29, 2019.

The relatives and friends of First Lady Helen Mae Bascome Townsend are invited to attend her Celebration of Life Service 12:00 PM, Saturday, December 7, 2019 at St. Mark African Methodist Episcopal Church, 5672 Salters Hill Road, Ravenel, SC. Interment - St. Mark African Methodist Episcopal Church Cemetery, Ravenel, SC. Wake Service will be held Friday, December 6, 2019 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM.

First Lady Townsend is survived by her five sons, Vernon Townsend (Judy), Alphonso Townsend (Betty), Lindsey Townsend, Allen Townsend (Claudia) and Hercules Townsend; six daughters, Wilma Townsend, Julie Ann Charles (Wilmore), Sherald Townsend, Barbara Townsend, Retired SFC Christine Townsend and Minister Darleen Townsend; grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

To send flowers to Helen's family, please visit our floral section.


Services

Wake
Friday
December 6, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
St. Mark AME Church - Ravenel
5672 Salters Hill Road
Ravenel, SC 29470
Guaranteed delivery before the Wake begins

Celebration of Life Service
Saturday
December 7, 2019

12:00 PM
St. Mark AME Church - Ravenel
5672 Salters Hill Road
Ravenel, SC 29470
Guaranteed delivery before the Celebration of Life Service begins

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