Aug 4 2017
Betty Gean Townsend, 86, passed away Wednesday, August 2, 2017. She was born January 18, 1931 in Englewood, CO to the late William & Ida Payne. Betty had lived most of her life in Trenton, OH until she and her husband moved to FL in 2014 to be with her family and was of the Christian faith. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, friend and will be dearly missed by all. She was predeceased by her husband of 65 years, Gilbert Townsend. Survivors include her son, Russ Townsend (Melissa); granddaughter, Amanda Townsend; numerous other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held Monday, August 7 at 11am in the chapel of Cedar Bay Funeral Home, 405 New Berlin Rd 32218, with Pastor Ken Barney officiating. The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service, (904) 714-1110.