Townley, Jeffrey (Scott)

Jeffrey (Scott) Townley, 44, of Capitan, died Tuesday, June 6, 2006, in Capitan.

He was born on Nov. 24, 1961, in Portales, to Sam and Lela Jo Townley. He moved to Capitan in 1971 and attended Capitan schools. He graduated in 1980. He attended New Mexico State University. He was employed as a plumber.

Family members said he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, camping, hiking and singing.

He was preceded in death by his father, Sam Townley.

Survivors include his mother, Lela Jo Townley of Capitan; daughter, Joey of California; two brothers, Sam Townley Jr. of Capitan and Larry Townley of Oklahoma City; three sisters, Lisa Farran of Capitan, Micki Martin of Capitan and Merri Townley of Moreno Valley, Calif.; and nephews, Oakley Farran of Spring Valley, Utah, Joshua Gomez of Capitan and Anthony Townley of Moreno Valley, Calif.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Mescalero Dialysis Center.

Arrangements are by LaGrone Funeral Chapel in Ruidoso.