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 Edward Lee Ashley, Sr

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Edward Lee Ashley, Sr

  • Birth 10 Jan 1929 Warren County, Mississippi, USA
  • Death 9 Apr 2003 Brookhaven, Lincoln County, Mississippi, USA
  • Burial Wesson, Lincoln County, Mississippi, USA
  • Memorial ID 22844426

Services for Edward Lee Ashley of Wesson are 10 a.m., Friday, April 11, 2003 at Harrigill Funeral Home with burial in Little Bahala Cemetery.

Visitation is today, from 5-9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mr. Ashley, 74, died April 9, 2003 at King's Daughters Medical Center in Brookhaven. He was born in Warren County on Jan. 10, 1929, to J.C. and Ida Ashley.

He was retired from Potter Company. He was a member of Little Bahala Baptist Church. He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict.

Preceding him in death were his parents; his brother, James Ashley; and his first wife, Lavene Wells Ashley.

Survivors are his wife, Elsie Ashley of Wesson; his sons and daughters-in-law, Eddie Lee and Sharon Ashley, Lance and Cindy Ashley of Wesson; his stepson and stepdaughter-in-law, Billy and Kathy Dungan; his daughters and sons-in-law, Charlotte and Wayne Newell, and Betty and Gary Morgan, all of Wesson; his brothers and sister-in-law, Donald E. Ashley of Winder, Ga., and Billy Buck and Judy Ashley of Brookhaven; his sisters and brothers-in-law, Louise and Malford Byrd of Wesson, and Dot and Herbert Davis of Brookhaven; 12 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers are Sherman Smith, Gary Lynn Smith, Larry Ashley, Toby Ashley, Herbert Davis Jr., Randy Earls, Mitch Berch and Scott Ashley.

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  • Added: 12 Nov 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 22844426
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Edward Lee Ashley, Sr (10 Jan 1929–9 Apr 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 22844426, citing Little Bahala Church Cemetery, Wesson, Lincoln County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Denise Flynn (contributor 46795880) .