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Gordon Freeman Ashburn, Sr
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Birth: May 5, 1938
Stokes County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 18, 2010
Winston-Salem
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA

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~ RURAL HALL, NORTH CAROLINA ~

Gordon Freeman Ashburn Sr, 71, died on / at:
Thursday, March 18, 2010
Forsyth Medical Center

The funeral date / time / place / officiator was:
Monday, March 22, 2010 @ 2:00 pm
Burroughs Funeral Home Chapel
Reverend Lonnie Brown

The burial took place at:
Crestview Memorial Park (with military honors)

His military service consisted of:
An SN with the United States Navy

He was retired from:
R J Reynolds (with forty-plus years of service)

He was the son of:
Isaac William Ashburn Sr
(09/18/1893 - 03/11/1957)
Lizzie Freeman Ashburn
(11/08/1915 - 06/10/2007)

He was the stepson of:
Hallie Mae Boyles Ashburn
(05/19/1893)
Frances Looker Ashburn
(c. 1891 - ????)

He was the brother of: (by Isaac and Hallie)
Margaret Elizabeth Ashburn Caldwell McInvaill
(12/11/1913 - 11/19/2015)
Frederick Marion Ashburn
(01/08/1917 - ????)
Isaac William Ashburn Jr
(09/09/1918 - 02/1984)

He was also the brother of: (by Isaac and Lizzie)
Minnie Lee Ashburn Brooks
(???? - ????)
John Jacob Ashburn
(01/18/1935 - 06/06/1987)

He was the husband of:
Barbara Heath Ashburn
(12/12/1938 - 12/11/2003)

He was the father of:
Cynthia Jayne Ashburn Duncan
(11/19/1960 - 01/03/2007)
Emily Ann Ashburn Godfrey
(03/01/1964 - 06/14/2009)

He was survived by:
Donald Wayne Ashburn (his son)
Gordon Freeman Ashburn Jr (his son)
Heather Ashburn Cousar (his daughter)
Kenneth Wayne Ashburn (his son)
Eight grandchildren
Four great-grandchildren
Martha Ashburn Webb (his sister)
James Timothy Ashburn (his brother)
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~ SOURCES:
Burroughs Funeral Home of Walnut Cove
Ancestry

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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Isaac William Ashburn (1893 - 1957)
  Lizzie E. Freeman Ashburn (1915 - 2007)
 
 Spouse:
  Barbara Ann Heath Ashburn (1938 - 2003)*
 
 Sibling:
  Margaret Elizabeth Ashburn Caldwell McInvaill (1913 - 2015)**
  Gordon Freeman Ashburn (1938 - 2010)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Crestview Memorial Park
Rural Hall
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: KATHY
Record added: Jan 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64939003
Gordon Freeman Ashburn, Sr
Added by: Ernest and Suzy Bowles
 
 
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Thank you for your service to our country, Mr. Ashburn! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!
- KATHY
 Added: Jan. 30, 2011
 
 
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