Virginia Townsend

Virginia D. Townsend, age 82, of Elkins, passed away Sunday, March 15, 2015, at Hospice Care House in Elkins.

Born December 16, 1932, in Frank, she was a daughter of the late Omer Edward Davis and Flossie May Clayton Davis.

Virginia was a homemaker. She attended the Frank Church of the Nazarene.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sons, Charlie Hoover and William Hoover; a grandson, Charles Hoover; a sister, Bertha Davis; and three brothers, James Davis, Delton Davis and Omer Davis.

She is survived by her husband of 36 years, Buddy Lee Townsend; a son, Robert Hoover, of Grottos, Virginia; a sister, Catherine Morris, of Pennsylvania; a brother, Fred Davis, of Spokane, Washington; grandchildren, Tammy Hoover McCutcheon, of Tennessee, Davis Hoover, Sr., of Dunmore, and Virginia Hoover, of Riverton; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Family will receive friends Wednesday, March 18, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Wallace and Wallace Funeral Home in Arbovale. Funeral service is Thursday, March 19, 2 p.m. at Wallace and Wallace Funeral Home with Pastor Gary Reynolds officiating. Interment will be in the Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery on Back Mountain Road.

Memorials may be made to the Hospice Care House in Elkins.

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