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William Claude Ashe

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  • Name William Claude Ashe  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Residence 1920  Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Born 1 Jan 1920  Macon, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1930  Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1 Jul 1941  Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1996  Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 8 Mar 2017  Franklin, Macon, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Franklin Press, The (NC) - Wednesday, March 15, 2017

      William Claude Ashe, 97, of Franklin, passed away Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

      Born in Macon County, he was the son of the late William Lonnie Ashe and Elmina Wilkes Ashe. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Harold, Terrell and Paul; an infant brother; and sisters, Pallie Ghormley and Hallie Ashe.

      Claude was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, a retired electrician and a member of the VFW Post 7339. He attended East Franklin Baptist Church.

      He is survived by his wife of 72 years, Audrey Hurst Ashe; one son, Charles Danny Ashe of Franklin; two granddaughters, Andrea Jones (Mike) and Rebecca Danielle Crowe (Julian); three great-grandsons, Grayson Crowe, Kameron Jones and Austin Crowe (Kenzy); and two great-granddaughters, Lauren Crowe and Kyleigh Jones; and several nieces and nephews.

      A funeral service was held Tuesday, March 14 in the chapel of Macon Funeral Home. The Revs. Steve Reeves and Howard Southard officiated. Burial was in the Woodlawn Cemetery with military rites conducted by the VFW Post 7339 and American Legion Post 108.

      The family will receive friends Tuesday, March 14 prior to the service at Macon Funeral Home.

      Pallbearers were Charles Dean, Jr., Julian Crowe, Austin Crowe, Kammeron Jones, Jason Ashe and Roy Ashe.

      Macon Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences can be made at maconfuneralhome.com.

      Franklin Press, The (NC) - Wednesday, March 15, 2017

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      Franklin Press, The () , obit for William Claude Ashe, GenealogyBank.com (https://www.genealogybank.com/doc/obituaries/obit/163246F560B13788-163246F560B13788)

      https://memorials.maconfuneralhome.com/william-claude-ashe/2876942/obituary.php
    Buried 14 Mar 2017  Woodlawn Cemetery, Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I27393  tng Genealogy

    Father Lonnie William Ashe,   b. 20 Aug 1886, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1953, Macon, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elmina Victoria Willis,   b. 6 Dec 1885, Macon, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1975, Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F6740  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Family ID F13462  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1920 - Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jan 1920 - Macon, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1930 - Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Jul 1941 - Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1996 - Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Mar 2017 - Franklin, Macon, Alabama, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S396] U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Database online.
      Record for William C Ashe

    2. [S342] North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;).
      Roll Number: B_C061_66001; Volume: 3; Page: 559
      [ View birth certificate]

    3. [S462] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1898-1929, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      The National Archives Southeast Region; Atlanta, GA; Records of the Selective Service System, 1926-1975; Record Group: RG 147; Class: RG147, North Carolina World War II Draft Registration Cards; Box Number: 10.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=YMDraftCardsWWII&h=1119338&indiv=try
      [ View military document]

    4. [S347] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;).
      Year: 1920; Census Place: Franklin, Macon, North Carolina; Roll: T625_1309; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 137; Image: 479.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1920usfedcen&h=32551799&indiv=try
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    5. [S337] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;).
      Year: 1930; Census Place: Franklin, Macon, North Carolina; Roll: 1704; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 7; Image: 439.0; FHL microfilm: 2341438.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1930usfedcen&h=115256606&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]