Frank Stull Ashby, 80 of Buford, GA died January 21, 2013 at Emory University Midtown Hospice, Atlanta, GA. He was born September 29, 1932 in Sebree, KY. Son of Milton and Augusta Ashby, he is survived by his wife of 56 years, Genevieve Ashby; two daughters Judith Michael Slotterback of Arnold, MD and Tracy Mark Gott of Kingsport, TN. Also surviving are three grandchildren, Kaitlin Slotterback, Jackson Slotterback and Will Gott; a brother, Wendell Diane Ashby of Sebree, KY, Nephew, William Lynda Ashby of Duluth, GA and Dawn Ashby of Duluth, Jason Kim Wilson of Carrollton, GA and Michael Laura Ashby of Marietta, GA. Frank was retired from Mirro Corp and Emory University Midtown Hospital. He serves in the US Navy 1952-1956 aboard the USS John R. Pierce. He was a member and Deacon Emeritis of Lawrenceville First Christian Church Disciples of Christ, 3495 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville, GA. Viewing will be held on January 25, 2013 at Wages and Sons Funeral Home, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway Lawrenceville, GA from 2-4 pm and again from 7-9pm. Service will be held at Lawrenceville First Christian Church at 11:00am on Saturday January 26th, 2013. Burial following the service at White Chapel Memorial Gardens, 1832 Pleasant Hill Road Duluth, GA. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in honor of Will Gott Pop Arts/ETSU Foundation mail to Cynthia Chambers ETSU Box 70548 Johnson City, TN 37614. Wages and Son Gwinnett Chapel 770-277-4550. Online Condolences may be expressed at wagesandsons.com

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  1. Dear Mrs. Ashby and Judy and family, we are very sorry to hear of the loss of your wonderful husband and father. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. May Frank be at peace now and forever.
    Michelle Mahn and family

  2. Gen,Judy,and Tracy,
    We were saddened to hear of Frank’s death. He was such a nice man! We know that he’ll be greatly missed. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

    Fondly,
    Mary Lisa and Henrietta

  3. I AM SADDENED TO HEAR OF THE PASSING OF FRANK AND WISH TO GIVE MY CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILY.
    I WAS ABOARD THE USS JOHN R PIERCE WITH FRANK AND AM ACTIVE IN THE REUNION ORGANIZATION FOR OUR SHIPMATES.
    RUFUS ORNDUFF COLUMBIA SC

  4. Our condolences to the family of Frank Ashby. He was a lovely man. I remember having so much fun with the Ashby family at their Kentucky derby party when they lived in Roanoke, VA. May the many happy memories you have of him bring you comfort in the weeks and months ahead. Love, Robin & Stephen Price

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