Helen W Townsend

January 6, 1928July 17, 2018

Helen W. Townsend, 90, of Winter Haven, passed away on July 17, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lynton W. Townsend.

She attended Trinity Baptist Church, Keystone Heights, FL.

Born January 6, 1928 in Americus, GA, she was the daughter of the late William and Helen Mitchell Wiggins.

She is survived by her daughter, Helen M. Dixon and her husband William of Auburndale, FL, her brother, William “Wade” Wiggins and his wife Sarah of Lake Alfred, FL, grandchildren, Jimmy Holley and his wife Terri of Polk City, FL, Wesley Holley of Winter Haven, FL, RD Dixon and his wife Sarahlee of St. Petersburg, FL, and Reesa Wischnack and her husband Dave of White Bear Lake, MN; nieces, Suzan Fine of Tampa, FL, Melissa Belmont of Temple Terrace, FL, and Carol DeBose of Winter Haven, FL; and great grandchildren, Erin Holley, Kaelyn Holley, Kylie Holley, Rhiannon Dixon, Scarlett Dixon, Sophia Wishnack, and Oliver Wishnack.

A Memorial Service will be held on October 6th, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. with a reception to follow at Heartland Church, 325 Avenue B NW, Winter Haven, FL 33881.


  • Memorial Service Saturday, October 6, 2018
  • Memorial Service Saturday, October 6, 2018
  • Reception Saturday, October 6, 2018

Helen W Townsend

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