ABSHER, Darlene Denise "DeDe," 45, of Richmond, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 21, 2009. She was preceded in death by her father, Jerry Fifer; and her grandparents, Edna and Charles Britt. She is survived by her husband, Robert J. Absher Jr.; daughters, Tara Coleman, Jeri and Harley Absher; son, Jeffrey Tibbs (Jody); mother, Mary West; stepfather, Tom Davis; sister, Linda Wilson; brothers, B. B. Melton and Ricky Fifer; grandchildren, Charley, Donovan, Lawson and Michael. A celebration of Darlene's life will be held 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 26, 2009 at the Morrissett Funeral Home, 6500 Iron Bridge Rd. (Rte. 10). Interment will be private.
This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.