Phillip William Van Brakel Townsend IV passed away on Monday, July 21, 2014. at Kosair Children’s Hospital in Louisville.
Phillip William Van Brakel Townsend IV was born on June 5, 2014, in Louisville to Phillip and Lily Townsend.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Ricardo Gomez; maternal great-grandparents, Albert Thurston, Lily Gomez and Billie Pogue; and his paternal great-grandmother, Irene Saylor.
He is survived by his parents, Phillip and Lily Townsend of Cadiz; maternal grandparents Paul and Sondra Thurston of Cadiz; paternal grandparents Roger and Nona Angus of Dover, Tenn., and Phillip and Pauletta Townsend of Cadiz; maternal great-grandparents Mary Thurston of Bartow, Fla., Robert Pogue of New Lano, La. and Juan and Dee Gomez of New Lano, La.; paternal great-grandparents Gary and Rita Townsend of Cadiz; paternal great-great-grandparents Eleanor Townsend, of Lafayette, La., and Lennie Van Brakel of Ionia, Mich.; and a number of aunts, uncles and cousins.