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Joseph Glenn Townson Sr.

November 18, 1930 - August 28, 2014
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Joseph Glenn Townson Sr. 83 of Charleston went home to be with the Lord August 28, 2014. He was born November 18, 1930 the son of the late Joe and Bertha Townson. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Reba and sister, Peggy Reedy. He is survived by his daughter, Cindy (Doug) Humphrey. Son, Joseph Jr (Lynn) Townson. Sister, Nancy Keys. Four grandchildren, Terry, RJ Humphrey, Joey Lynn and Zachary Townson. Four great grandchildren, Joseph, Hunter, Hailey Humphrey, Mikala Higginbotham . His favorite and constant companion , his dog Dixie, who never left his side. He worked as a foreman at the Gravely tractor plant in Dunbar until...

Joseph Glenn Townson Sr. 83 of Charleston went home to be with the Lord August 28, 2014. He was born November 18, 1930 the son of the late Joe and Bertha Townson. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Reba and sister, Peggy Reedy. He is survived by his daughter, Cindy (Doug) Humphrey. Son, Joseph Jr (Lynn) Townson. Sister, Nancy Keys. Four grandchildren, Terry, RJ Humphrey, Joey Lynn and Zachary Townson. Four great grandchildren, Joseph, Hunter, Hailey Humphrey, Mikala Higginbotham . His favorite and constant companion , his dog Dixie, who never left his side.



He worked as a foreman at the Gravely tractor plant in Dunbar until 1968 when he relocated to Clemmons, NC. In 1982 he opened his own Gravely dealership which he ran until 1999. He moved back to West Virginia to retire and spent his time here (of course) working on Gravelys. He was a avid Bingo player and loved the game. Funeral services will be held Sunday, August 31, 2014 at 2:00 PM at Tyler Mountain Funeral Home. Friends may call from 1:00 PM until time of service at the funeral home. Internment will follow in Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens. In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations be made to Kanawha Hospice Care Inc. 1606 Kanawha Blvd, W Charleston, WV 25312. On line condolences may be made at tylermountainfuneralhome.com



Tyler Mountain Funeral Home is assisting the family.



"Poppaw...i miss you like crazy but i know that you are no longer in pain,i am glad i got the chance to get to know the kind-hearted man and sweet poppaw you..." mikala logan (Charleston, WV)

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