Mr. Ashley attended the Decherd Church of God. He was retired from A.E.D.C. where he was employed for forty-one years as an Operating Engineer. Mr. Ashley’s favorite hobby was fishing. Everyone that knew Mr. Ashley knew him as a friend. He always had a smile and a fishing story to share.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Wilma Ashley, children; Brenda (Jerry) Ferrell, David (Barbara) Ashley all of Estill Springs, Delilah (Gary) Gunn of Thompsons Station, Tenn., Doug (Beth) Ashley of Broadview, brothers, Tommy (Betty) Ashley and Allen (Karen) Ashley all of Indiana, grandchildren; Jody Ferrell, Julie (Charlie) Walker, Josh (Lynn) Gunn, Derek (Shayna) Gunn, Lennon Ashley, Michael Dustin Ashley, Ricky (Krystal) Livingston and David (April) Livingston, several great-grandchildren.
Visitation for Mr. Ashley will be held from 5:00-8:00 P.M. Friday Evening in the Chapel of Grant Funeral Services.
Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Saturday, March 2, 1013, with Bro. Johnny Carr, Bro. Rudy Wilkerson and Bro. Phillip Swinford officiating.
Interment will follow in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Estill Springs.
Grant Funeral Services in charge of arrangements.