Theodore Alexander Ashfield

GLOUCESTER - Theodore Alexander "T. A." Ashfield, 84, died on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Walter Reed Hospital. Born in Milledgeville, Georgia, he has been a longtime resident of Newport News. T. A. retired in 1980 from the US Army at Ft. Eustis as a MSGT with 27 years of service. He was a Veteran of WWII and Vietnam and received the Bronze Star. He spent his later years receiving loving care at Gloucester House Assisted Living. He was a loving and devoted father and grandfather. T. A. was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 55 years, Jackie Ashfield. He is survived by his daughters, Debbie Morris, Pam Matheny and her husband, David, and Jackie Sapp and her husband, John: his sister, Cheryl Weems; eight grandchildren and three great grandchildren. The family will receive friends from 1-1:50 pm on Saturday, September 7, 2013 at Weymouth Funeral Home. Funeral Services will begin at 2 pm with interment to follow in Peninsula Memorial Park with full military honors. Arrangements are by Weymouth Funeral Home.

Funeral Home

Weymouth Funeral Home
12746 Nettles Drive Newport News, VA 23606

Published in Daily Press from Sept. 6 to Sept. 7, 2013