Joe Edward Ashby, 62, of Sebree, went home to our Lord on Friday November 4, 2022. Born May 19, 1960 in Paducah, to the late Norman “Bud” Ashby and Imogene (Young) Ashby of Greenville. He worked hard all of his life. Joe worked jobs domestic and abroad including jobs as a farmer, Webster County Water District, Texas Gas, Evansville Concrete, FabCo., and Wayne Supply Caterpillar. Joe was an avid outdoorsman. He enjoyed tinkering and fixing things, and sharing his skills with his loving family.
Survivors include his spouse, Shelia (Whitsell) Ashby; sons, Joseph Scott (Mikaela) Ashby of Newburgh, Ind., Jordan Lee (Emily) Ashby of Lexington, Tenn., and Jon William (Allie Major) Ashby of Madisonville and a four legged daughter, Trixie.; brother, Paul Douglas (LaDona) Ashby of Greenville; seven granddaughters; a grand puppy; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be Wednesday November 9 at 11:00 a.m. at Tomblinson Funeral Home in Sebree with Pastor Cameron Edwards officiating. Burial will follow in Slaughters Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday, November 8 from 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., and Wednesday, November 9 from 9:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Scott Ashby, Jordan Ashby, Jon Ashby, Ross Ashby, Todd Whitsell, and Chris Whitsell. Honorary Pallbearers will be Charles Kent and Randy Farley.
Tomblinson Funeral Home, Sebree Chapel is entrusted with arrangements.