I don't have the obit for you, but other names that might help find it are the names of the children:
William Nicholes Townsend 22 Nov 1877 Brown county, Texas and wife Nettie Moss b abt 1881 probably married in San Juan, New Mexico 1930 seem to be in San Joaquin, California CHILDREN per the mykindred family tree that was posted by Carol: Hazel Townsend Walter Townsend Arthur Townsend b. Grand Coulee, Washington, USA Henry Townsend b. Quincy, Adams, Illinois, USA.
Per an Ancestry.com family tree, William may have been called Nick Townsend.
1910 Willian N Townsend32 Nettie O Townsend28 Henry J Townsend8 Hazel J Townsend7 Alvin M Townsend4 Arthur N Townsend2
You probably have all this - but again, posting the names might eventually help in your search. Hope it does!