Tony E. Asbury, Sr.

Born: Mon., Nov. 26, 1951
Died: Tue., Jun. 25, 2019


5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Thu., Jun. 27, 2019
Location: Mathers-Gaunce Funeral Home

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Fri., Jun. 28, 2019
Location: Mathers-Gaunce Funeral Home

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Tony Edmond Asbury, Sr., 67, of Paris, passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington.

Born November 26, 1951 in Nicholas County to the late Marion Eugene & Delphia Mae Fisher Asbury, he was a former Bourbon County Volunteer Firefighter and a retired employee of Claiborne Farm, where he worked in maintenance for 37 years and was the head van driver. Tony loved hunting, fishing and spending time outdoors.

Surviving are 2 sons: Tony (Suzannah) Asbury, Jr., of Millersburg, and Jeff (Julie) Asbury, of Paris; 2 daughters, Tammy (Matt) Hash and Gail Asbury, both of Paris; 2 brothers: Frank (Imogene) Asbury, of Cynthiana, and David Lee (Tina) Asbury, of Paris; 2 sisters: Mary Willoughby and Penny Watkins, both of Carlisle; 8 grandchildren: Josh Asbury, Christin Asbury, Roland Underwood, Aubrey Asbury, Xena Underwood, Lane Asbury, Annslee Hash and Avaree Hash; and an expected great-granddaughter, Emma Renee; along with a large extended family.

Also preceding him in death were 2 brothers, Eslie Asbury, Sr. and Billy Ray Asbury, and a sister, Betty Willoughby.

Services will be 1:00 P.M. Friday, June 28, 2019 at Mathers-Gaunce Funeral Home by Rev. Sam Campbell with burial to follow in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.

Visitation will be after 5:00 P.M. Thursday.

Charitable donations may be made in Tony's memory to the following organization:

KY Sheriffs' Boys & Girls Ranch
233 Sheriffs Ranch Road, Gilbertsville, KY 42044
Tel: 270-362-8660

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Lisa Clark
   Posted Tue June 25, 2019
So sorry for you all !! Praying For comfort & strength for the family !!
Lisa & Donald Clark

Peggy sanchez
   Posted Tue June 25, 2019
Uncle Tony will be missed by all of us. You weren't just a cousin you was my uncle

Kevin Booth
   Posted Tue June 25, 2019
Great man, will miss our conversations at the post office. Rest in Peace sir and may the grace of the good Lord be with your family to fill the void in there hearts.

Claudia Mitchell
   Posted Tue June 25, 2019
R.I.P. my love. You will greatly be missed by family and friends.

Donna Livingood Earlywine
   Posted Tue June 25, 2019
So sorry ,I've known Tony most of my life , he was a real sweet man ..
Prayers for his family ,RIP. Tony .

Lisa Baughn
   Posted Tue June 25, 2019
Prayers and God's loving grace to Tony's family and friends. Great man gone too soon.

Tracey Gray and Tony Gray
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
You will be missed in our hearts and this family. You have always been a part of the Long family for as long as I have known you, you were an another “Uncle” that we could depend on. This family will always consent you ours and the kids and grandchildren as well. Sorry for everyone who has lost this good man in their lives.

Norma whitaker
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
So sorry for all the family. Remember our long ago days at Claiborne Farm when we were all family to each other

Viviana Dubrocq
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
I’m so so sorry for your lost I can’t believe it. And to have you as one as one of my customers it was in honor to have you

Billy Jolly
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
Tony was a good man I had a lot of fun with him he will be missed my condolences.

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