Robert L. Ash, Sr.
Robert Lee Ash, Sr., of Sopchoppy, FL passed in Tallahassee at the Margaret Dozier Big Bend Hospice House on Friday, March 21, 2014. His funeral is 11:00 a.m. Saturday at his church, Mt. Trial Primitive Baptist in Sopchoppy with burial in Buckhorn Cemetery. Viewing-visitation is 3-7:30 p.m. Friday at TILLMAN OF TALLAHASSEE 850-942-1950. Born and raised in Sopchoppy, he was a truck driver, having worked for Wakulla County Public Works and ESG Operations, Inc. Holding sweet memories close to their hearts are: his devoted wife, Rosa Mary Williams Ash; son, Craig L. Ash; adopted son, Frederick J. Johnson; daughter, Elizabeth "April" Ash; mother, Minnie Orean Ash; sisters, Classie Franklin, Wendy (Charles) Barfield and Brenda Ash; three grandchildren, Asia, Malaysia and Jarvis Thomas; great-aunts, Rutha Mae Manning and Alice Williams; sisters-in-law, Gracie Timmons and Sallie Madison; his very close friends, Cleve Fleming, Nannette Watts and Don Kemp; along with numerous other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his son, Robert Ash, Jr.; father, Raymond Ash and brother, Hosey Peterson.