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Victoria Peeler Townsend, 98, remembered for her love and devotion to family

Victoria Peeler Townsend
Victoria Peeler Townsend

Victoria Peeler Townsend, 98, passed away Sunday, June 9, 2019, at her daughter’s home in Carolina Beach.

Victoria was born Feb. 14, 1921, in Danville, Virginia, to N.C. and Winnie Peeler. She resided in Danville, Virginia, throughout most of her life and was married for 60 years to Charles Leon Townsend, who passed away in 2013. Victoria was a lifelong member of Moffett Memorial Baptist Church, Danville.

During her early years, she loved the game of golf and spending time with her family. She will always be remembered for her love and devotion to her church, husband and family.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her son, David M. Baker Jr.

She is survived by her children, Dianne Rodgers, Cheryl and Tommy Coleman and Meryl and Ron Worley; as well as six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Per her wishes, no services are planned.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Victoria’s memory to Moffett Memorial Baptist Church, 1026 N. Main St., Danville, VA 24540.

Share online condolences with the family at Wilmington Funeral & Cremation.

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