LEBANON --Funeral services for Mr. Robert O. “Bobby” Ash, 76, were held Monday, Feb. 14 at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Bro. Michael Grooms and Bro. P. J. Hicks officiating.
Interment followed at the Wilson County Memorial Gardens.
A native of Wilson County, Mr. Ash died Friday, Feb. 11, 2011, at the Cedars Health Care in Lebanon.
The son of the late James Oliver and Margie Valentine McLaughlin Ash, he owned and operated Ash Roofing Company and sold vegetables for many years.
He was a member of the Highland Heights Church of Christ.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Norma Jean Burton Ash on February 1, 2000; son in law, Wayne Gill; and a sister Dixie Hunt.
He is survived by daughters Bobbie Jean (Jim) Anderson of Burns; Nancy (William) Fish; Tammie Gill; and Billie Dean Ash -- all of Lebanon; grandchildren Jimmy Anderson, Rory Davis, Ashley (Cris) Roberts, Emily Gill, Derek Fish, Becky Gill, and Emma Fish; great grandchildren Michael and Katie Anderson, Sophia and Will Roberts, Madeline Davis and Sydney Gill; as well as brothers Billy Ash of Santa Clara, CA; and R. D. “Butch” Ash of Georgia.
Arrangements by Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home of Lebanon.