Gerald Townsend 68 of Winchester passed away Thursday, September 4, 2014 at the Clark Regional Medical Center. He was a retired truck driver and a veteran of the United States Army. He is survived by his wife Virginia Townsend of Winchester, one son Shannon Townsend of Winchester, one brother Ralph Townsend of Irvine, one sister Nancy Burton of Winchester and Three grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents Elmer and Elizabeth Townsend, two brothers JR and Kenneth Townsend, three sisters Opel Crawford, Lucille Phillips and Ruby Moore. Funeral services will be held 1PM Monday, September 8, 2014 at the Grayson Funeral Home Chapel. Friends may visit Monday from 11 AM till time of the service. Burial will be in the Cobb Hill Cemetery. Grayson Funeral Home is in charge of services.