Bark River, MI
George R. Ashley Jr., age 59, of Bark River, passed away suddenly Saturday, June 8, 2013, at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital, following complications of a heart attack.
George was born November 30, 1953, in Louisville, KY, the son of George Sr. and JoAnne (Bray) Ashley. He was raised in Louisville and was a graduate of the Illinois school system. Following graduation, George enlisted in the United States Army where served during the Vietnam War until his honorable discharge. On July 21, 2001, George was united in marriage to the former Glenna Seymour and together the couple made their home in Bark River.
George was an early riser and hard worker throughout his entire life. As a