Mrs. Ruth Alene Townsend, age 91 of Orlando passed away on Monday, December 17, 2012. Ruth was born in Asher, OK the daughter of Oliver and Allie May (Greenlee) Townsend. She was employed as retail sales clerk. She leaves to cherish her memory, son David (Leslie) of Windermere; grandchildren David Townsend, II and Elizabeth Townsend both of Orlando; sisters Ruby Joyce Tennyson-Ream, Clarice Coffman, Opal King, Wanda Scanlon and numerous nieces and nephews. The funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, December 21, 2012 at Dobbs Funeral Home with Pastor Thomas Hensley officiating. Interment will follow at Winter Garden Cemetery.