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 Raymond Lee Ashford

Raymond Lee Ashford

Maitland, Holt County, Missouri, USA
Death 24 Dec 2008 (aged 80)
Fort Scott, Bourbon County, Kansas, USA
Burial Fort Scott, Bourbon County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 32484142 · View Source
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Dec. 29, 2008 - Iola, KS

Raymond Lee Ashford, 80, of Bronson, Kansas, died Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2008, at Mercy Health Center, Fort Scott, Kansas.

He was born May 18, 1928, in Maitland, Missouri, the son of Daniel Rolland and Wilma May (Huntsman) Ashford.

He was a veteran, having served with the U.S. Navy.

He farmed in the Bronson area.

He was a 49-year member of American Legion, and member of Disabled American Veterans, and Bronson Masonic Lodge.

Survivors include three nieces, Linda Ashford and husband, Tom, Oak Grove, MO, Debbie Burns and husband, Gerry, Cedar Rapids, IA, and Sandy Sallis, Springfield, MO; a nephew, David Myers, Bronson, KS; and six great-nieces and nephews.

A brother, Wilson, died earlier.

Graveside services will be at the Fort Scott U.S. National Cemetery with the Rev. David Kuns officiating. Military honors will be conducted by Olson Frary Burkhart Post No. 1165 Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Bourbon Masonic Lodge No. 268 will perform Masonic Rites during visitation. Cheney Witt Bronson Chapel in Bronson, KS is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials to Moran American Legion may be sent to the funeral chapel, P.O. Box 93, Bronson, KS 66716

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