Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

December 13, 2013

Eric Shannon Asbury


Bluefield Daily Telegraph

GREEN VALLEY — Eric Shannon Asbury, 33, of Green Valley passed away Friday, December 6, 2013 in Princeton, WV. Born February 10, 1980 in Princeton, he was the son of Anita Haga Turpin and Raymond Asbury. He was a member of The Guiding Light Church in Bluefield with Pastor Bobby Koen. He enjoyed being a short order cook. Eric will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Raymond and Shirley Asbury and Sammy Whittaker.

Those left to cherish his memory are his mother Anita Turpin of Princeton; his father, Raymond Asbury of Bluefield; his brother, Jeremey Shawn Asbury and companion Libby and daughters, Emily and Elisa of Princeton; grandmother, Virginia Louise Whittaker of Princeton.

 A service to celebrate Eric’s life will be held Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. at Dudley Memorial Chapel in Bluefield, Va. with the Rev. Danny Scott and Pastor Bobby Koen officiating.

Friends may visit with the family Saturday, December 14 at the funeral home from 2:00 p.m. until hour of the service.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Teen Challenge, 1651 Unity Rd., Athens, WV 24712.

Dudley Memorial Mortuary is serving the Asbury family.