|Birth: ||Nov. 27, 1950|
|Death: ||Dec. 3, 2011|
Gay Cheryl McGraw "Mickey" Ashford, a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend, died Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011, at Baton Rouge General Medical Center-Bluebonnet. She was 61 years old, a resident of Pride and a retired school bus driver with the East Baton Rouge Parish School System.
Visiting at Sandy Creek Baptist Church, Pride, until service, conducted by Dr. Jerry Potts. Burial in the church cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Charlet Funeral Home.
She is survived by her husband of 42 years, Roy Ashford; children, Nicole Ashford Spurgeon and husband Randy, Wes Ashford and wife Stacy and ReneÚ Ashford and fiancÚ Chad Bearden; sister, Laquita McGraw; brother, Oscar Lee McGraw; six grandchildren, Emily Ashford, Hunter Ashford, Christopher McGowan, Chance McGowan, Claire McGowan and Jade Ashford; and best friend, Beverly Langlois.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Carlton and Mabel McGraw; brothers; and her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Willie R. and Ella Frances Ashford.
She was a member of Sandy Creek Baptist Church. Mickey enjoyed working at the church and always took care of her family and friends. She also enjoyed making flower arrangements and giving them away.
Obituary published in The Advocate from December 4 to December 5, 2011.
Sandy Creek Baptist Cemetery
East Baton Rouge Parish
Created by: Rita Graves
Record added: Dec 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81605531