Virgil Ashley, age 81 of Leitchfield, Kentucky, died on Sunday May 4, 2003 at Harden Memorial Hospital at
Elizabethtown, Kentucky.  He was born on March 13, 1922 in Knott County, Kentucky.  He was the son of the late
Franklin and Susie Mullins Ashley.  He was preceded in death by his parents, one infant son, and one brother,
Luther Ashley.  He is survived by his wife; Katherine Ashley, one daughter; Pamela (Bobby) Simms, and one son
Carrol Dean (Ellie) Ashley, four step children; two sisters; Hazel Hudson and Frances Hudson, one grandson;
Jason Ashley, and a host of nieces and nephews.  Funeral services were conducted on Thursday, May 8, at
10:00 a.m. at J. B. Ratterman and Sons Funeral home in Louisville, Kentucky.  Burial followed in the Louisville
Memorial Gardens.
Virgil Ashley