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 Ada <I>Conway</I> Ashmore

Ada Conway Ashmore

Death 21 Feb 2009 (aged 90)
Burial Waterloo, Irwin County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 21852069 · View Source
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Ada Conway Ashmore, 90, of Tifton died Saturday, February 21, 2009, at Tift Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 24, 2009, in the Chapel of Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals. Rev. Glenn Martin will officiate with burial to follow in Waterloo Baptist Church Cemetery. Nephews will serve as pallbearers. The family will receive friends on Monday, February 23, 2009, at Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals.

Mrs. Ashmore was born on October 24, 1918 in Bartow County and was the daughter of George T. Conway and Hester Adeline Hunnicutt Conway, both deceased. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Bealon Ashmore; four brothers, Jake Conway, J. R. Conway, Sam Conway and Ben Conway; and two sisters, Pauline Conway and Mary Hall. She was a Certified Public Accountant and a graduate of Martha Berry College, where she served as Martha Berry's private nurse to help pay her tuition. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Tifton, had lived in Tifton for 80 years. She was an avid animal lover and a caring person, taking food that was left over from family gatherings to Brother Charlie's for the residents there to enjoy.

Mrs. Ashmore is survived by one brother-in-law, Buddy Ashmore of Haleyville, Alabama; two sisters-in-law, Dorothy Conway of Tifton and Jean Harbin of Winfield, Alabama; a special friend, Viola Chambers; and several nieces and nephews, who received birthday presents from Ms. Ashmore every year, since she didn't have children of her own.

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  • Maintained by: Robin McDaniel
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  • Added: 30 Sep 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21852069
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ada Conway Ashmore (24 Oct 1918–21 Feb 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21852069, citing Waterloo Baptist Church Cemetery, Waterloo, Irwin County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Robin McDaniel (contributor 47048646) .