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Bettie Ann Leis Townsend / November 22, 2021

Bettie Ann Leis Townsend, 80 of South Hill, died Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021 at VCU-Community Memorial Hospital.  She was a farmer. 

A funeral service will be held Friday, Nov. 26 at 2 p.m. at New Hope Baptist Church with visitation starting at 12:30 p.m. at the church. Interment will be in Crestview Memorial Park by Crowder-Hite-Crews Funeral Home and Crematory.

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