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Bruce Ashley

Mr. Ashley, 61, of Bogue Chitto, Miss., passed from this life on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, at Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center in McComb, Miss., with his loving family by his side.
He was born on April 20, 1955, in Muskegon, Mich., to Bobby and Joyce (Willett) Ashley. He was a member of Arlington Baptist Church and had worked for many years as a police officer and correctional officer. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He was a loving son, brother, husband, father, grandfather and friend.
Preceding him in death were his parents, Bobby and Joyce (Willett) Ashley; and his brother, Bryan Ashley.
Survivors are his wife of 42 years, Janice (Ballard) Ashley; his daughter, Shana Ashley Sasser and her husband, Jonathan, of Bogue Chitto; his son, Brett Ashley, and his wife, Jeannie, of Bogue Chitto; his brother, Bart Ashley, and his wife, Tammy, of Troy; his grandchildren, Lauren Sasser, Joshua Sasser, Caleb Sasser, Anna Jo Sasser, Haleigh Ashley and Jase Ashley; and a host of family and friends.
Memorials may be made in Mr. Ashley’s name to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.
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