Roy Townsend 58 of Clay City husband of Betty Townsend passed away Saturday, June 4, 2016 at his residence. He was retired from the Powell Co. Road Department and a member of the Church of God. He is survived by his wife Betty Snowden Townsend, one son Thomas Griffin and wife LaTasha Lynn of Stanton, one granddaughter Katelynn Townsend of Clay City, two brothers Anthony Townsend of Winchester, Adam Townsend and wife Chrystal of Clay City, three sisters Kathlieen Reynolds of Clay City, Sabrenia Martin and husband Ray of Winchester and Rhonda Sams and husband Eddie of Elizabethtown. He was preceded in death by his parents Junior Rushie and Melvinine Townsend, one son Junior Leroy Townsend, one brother Orville Townsend, one sister Linia Shearer. Funeral services will be held 11 AM Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at The Grayson Funeral Home Chapel. Friends may visit Tuesday from 5 till 8 PM at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Townsend Cemetery. Grayson Funeral Home is in charge of services.