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George Herman Ashford
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Birth: Dec. 1, 1917
Marion County
Oregon, USA
Death: Feb. 15, 2012
Linn County
Oregon, USA

George Herman Ashford, 94 of Albany passed away Wednesday, at Samaritan Albany General Hospital. Herman was born at home in Marion, Oregon to George Butcher and Nora E. (Jarvis) Ashford. He has spent most of his life in the Albany area. Herman served in WWII from 1943-1946. After his service he worked as foreman at Mallony Chambers Saw Mill in Albany, then as a carpenter in the Beaverton area, and eventually as Washington County building inspector until retirement. He married Daisy Sweeter on Aug. 10, 2002 in Albany. Herman was a member of First Church of God in Albany, Carpenter Union, and "Deadeye" member of the 97th Infantry Division Assoc. He enjoyed fishing, duck and goose hunting, woodworking, feeding birds and growing roses. Herman is survived by his wife Daisy Sweeter Ashford; daughter Sherrill Ashford; daughter in law Dee Ashford; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. He was also Papa Herman to four step-grandchildren; and eight step-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by son Gary Ashford; first wife Juanita Edney Ashford and second wife Frances Beemers Ashford; one grandchild; and one great-grandchild. Visitation will be from 10am-noon on Monday, Feb. 20 at AAsum-Dufour Funeral Home. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 20 at Albany First Church of God, at 1225 15th Ave SW, Albany. A private burial will take place at Sunset Hills Memorial Park in Portland. Memorial contributions may be made to the Benevolence Committee at the First Church of God, Albany. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of George Herman Ashford please visit our Sympathy Store . 
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  Juanita M Edney Ashford (1924 - 1986)
  Frances Adella Hooley Ashford (1925 - 2001)
  Gary Duane Ashford (1943 - 1999)*
*Calculated relationship
Finley-Sunset Hills Memorial Park
Washington County
Oregon, USA
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Record added: Mar 16, 2012
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