EVERMAN — Jerry L. Ashford Sr., 73, passed away peacefully on Friday, March 25, 2016, surrounded by his family.
Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Monday at Brown, Owens & Brumley Funeral Home Chapel. Interment: 3 p.m., following the service, Monday in Compere Cemetery, Merkel. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the American Diabetes Association, 4100 Alpha Road, Suite 100, Dallas, Texas 75244, in Jerry’s name on behalf of his granddaughter, Ryleigh Ashford. We feel that Jerry would want to support “his girl” in any way he could. He was very proud of her accomplishments with the ADA.
Jerry loved coaching, sports, TCU and, most importantly, his family.
Survivors: Wife of 50 years, Lena Ashford; daughter, Lynda Luna; son, Bubba Ashford and wife, Emily; daughter, Tracie Gullett and husband, Bubba G.; 12 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and many friends.
BROWN, OWENS & BRUMLEY
Family Funeral Home & Crematory
425 S. Henderson, 817-335-4557