Louise Townsend, age 79 of Townsend, TN., passed away peacefully at Asbury Place Maryville, on Wednesday, June 29, 2022. Louise is preceded in death by her parents, Walter Clark and Bertie Tyskiewicz; Grandmother, Naomi Palmer and brother Harry Tritch II. Louise is survived by her husband, Gary Townsend; son Michael Townsend (Carol); daughters, Kelly Townsend Barton, Lori Baughman (Paul), and Kate Kuhlmann (Ken); brother, Chet Tritch; sister, Charlie Geisinger (Bob); 10 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. In lieu of flowers please make memorial donations to CARIS Hospice at 10651 Coward Mill Rd., Suite B. Knoxville, TN 37931. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.SmithFuneralandCremation.com.