Cover photo for Sarah Elizabeth Townsend's Obituary
Sarah Elizabeth Townsend Profile Photo
2000 Sarah 2021

Sarah Elizabeth Townsend

January 27, 2000 — March 26, 2021

Sarah Elizabeth Townsend, 21, of Farmville VA died Friday, March 26, 2021, in Calloway County, Kentucky. A native of Farmville, Virginia, she was born on January 27, 2000, the daughter of Scott Townsend and Melissa Coleman.
She is survived by her father Scott (Jenny) Townsend, Farmville, VA, and her brother, Samuel. Her paternal grandparents, James Colonel and Brenda Townsend, Farmville, VA; and Lynn Hazelrigg, Hopkinsville, KY, her paternal great-grandmother, Elizabeth Townsend, Farmville, VA; her uncle Julian Hazelrigg, great aunt Jana Hazelrigg. Her mother Melissa Coleman, maternal grandfather, Clarence Coleman, Farmville, VA; maternal grandmother, Betty Coleman, Farmville, VA, and uncle Charlie Coleman.
Sarah was a 2018 graduate of Prince Edward County High School, and 2018 graduate of Southside Virginia Community College Dual Enrollment Program. She was a junior at Murray State University, where she was studying Pre-Veterinary Medicine, she wanted to specialize in large animal medicine. Throughout her school career, Sarah was involved in Girl Scouts and various 4-H programs. In high school, Sarah played volleyball, she enjoyed photography, was a part of the National Honor Society and she was a member of the FFA. She volunteered as a Counselor in Training at Holiday Lake 4-H Center and eventually served as a camp counselor after high school.
A service celebrating Sarah’s life and will be at Holiday Lake 4-H Center, Appomattox, VA on Wednesday, April 7, 2021, at 11:00, with the Reverends Lyndsie Blakely and Rick Caldwell officiating service. Interment will be private. Visitation will be at Puckett Funeral Home on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, from 6-8 pm. Memorial contributions can be made to the Virginia 4-H Foundation, Prince Edward County Extension Office, PO Box 322, Farmville, VA 23901, or Hidden Springs Sanctuary: Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation, 1950 Banton Road, Hopkinsville, KY 42240. Puckett Funeral Home in Farmville is serving the family. www.puckettfh.com.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Sarah Elizabeth Townsend, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Service

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Holiday Lake 4 H Center

Appomatox, VA 00000

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 53

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree