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Dora Lowe Townsend

December 28, 1933 — March 16, 2023

Dora Lowe Townsend of Farmville, Virginia passed away at home on March 16, 2023 at the age of 89. She was a loving wife to her husband Woodrow W. Townsend of 70 years.

She was predeceased in death by her husband Woodrow W. Townsend, her son Danny Lee Townsend, daughter Pamela Jean Townsend, grandson Ryan Keith Huddleston and great grandson Kenny E. Townsend.

She is survived by her daughter Sharon Kay Huddleston (Keith).

Survived by 6 grandsons, Paul A. Townsend (Crystal), Timothy W. Townsend (Rebecca), John E. Townsend (Allison), Daniel L. Townsend (Eryn), Matthew A. Townsend (Jessica), and Joshua A. Huddleston.

Survived by 9 great grandchildren, Hunter Townsend, Samantha Southall (Jesse), Leilana

Townsend, Dylan Townsend, Phillip Townsend, Greyson Townsend, Mason Townsend, Raelynn

Townsend and Carly Long.

Survived by 5 great-great grandchildren, Brentley Southall, Kinsley Southall, Everett Southall,

Oliver Fishburne and Ivy Fishburne.

Dora was a store clerk over her working years at Newberry’s on Main Street, Gray’s Drug Store and People’s Drug Store. All of Farmville, Virginia. She had a love for helping friends and family in need.

A visitation will be Saturday, March 18th, 2023 from 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM at Puckett Funeral Home.

Graveside Service will be Sunday, March 19th, 2023 at 2 PM in Westview Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers please send donations to the Prince Edward Rescue Squad.

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Saturday, March 18, 2023

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Sunday, March 19, 2023

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