A memorial service will be held 2 pm. Saturday, Oct. 25 at the Sellars Funeral Home on the Baddour Parkway for Mr. Ashley, 61, of Lebanon.
A loyal employee of Bridgestone of America in LaVergne, he died Oct. 21, 2014 following an extended illness. He was a member of the Local Steel Workers of America.
The family will be receiving friends at Sellars Funeral Home Friday between the hours of 4-8 p.m. and on Saturday from 12 Noon until the service. Services will be conducted by Brother Donald Owens.
Survivors include: his wife of 33 years Juanita Stafford Ashley, sons Jamie (Julie) Forsyth and Rob (Deidre) Ashley, daughter Lori (Quenton) Alexander; sisters Peggy (Randall) Clemons and Brenda (Dwight) Phillips; brother James Henry Ashley; grandchildren Christopher Alexander, Easton Forsyth, Maddux Forsyth, Emma Lee Alexander and Raelynn Ashley as well as several nieces and nephews.
Mr. Ashley is preceded in death by father Charles Wallace Ashley, mother Mable Durham Ashley, and sibling Charles R. Ashley.
In lieu of flowers, please make Memorial Donations in his name to a charity of your choice.
Lebanon's Sellars Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.