Maynard Townsley

Wednesday, June 13, 2007

Born 12-5-1924 -- Died 6-07-2007

Maynard Raymond Townsley, 82, of Batesville died June 7, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Dec. 5, 1924, at Grange, Ark., the son of Willard Bly and Adaline (Allen)?Townsley.

He retired after 35 years from Crowell Cleaners in Batesville, was a farmer and a member of the Bold Springs Baptist Church in the Hilltop area.

Survivors include: one nephew, Eugene Townsley of Batesville; two great-nephews, Bly Townsley of Fayetteville and Steve Lindsey of Batesville; a great-niece, Christie Kling of Judsonia; an aunt, Ethel King of Grange; and a host of other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Roy Leon Townsley.

Funeral services were held June 10 at the Qualls Funeral Home Chapel in Cave City with Bro. Dennis Gay officiating. Burial followed in the Fairview Cemetery located east of Cave City with arrangements under the direction of Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City, Ark.

Pallbearers were Harrison Townsley, Bob Townsley, Coy Ray Allen, Steve Lindsey, Otto Graham and David Townsley.