VARDAMAN – Micheal Townsend, 45, died Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at Darlington Oaks Hospice. He was born Jan. 3, 1969, to L.T. Townsend and Shirley Townsend.
He lived in Milwaukee, Wis., for 14 years and in Vardaman for the past eight years. He served in the U.S. Army.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, March 22, at Kyles Chapel in Vardaman with the Rev. Gerald Vallant officiating. Burial will follow in the Midway Cemetery. Williams Memorial of Okolona is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include his father, L.T. Townsend of Florida; his mother, Shirley Townsend of Vardaman; a godson, Justin Harris of Milwaukee; and two brothers, Steven Townsend (Pam) of Memphis and James Townsend of Vardaman.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.