Helen M. Townsend age 70, passed away Sunday, May 6, 2007. She was born March 23, 1937 at Kansas City, MO to the late Martin and Willie Davis Crouse. She was a loving wife, mother and a great friend to have. She is preceded in death by her parents. Survivors include her husband, Don L. Townsend; eight children, five boys and three girls; three brothers and one sister. No services will be conducted. Cremation. (Arrangements By Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle).