JD Ashcraft

June 1, 2017

Mr. JD Ashcraft, Sr., 79, passed away on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, in Foley, Alabama.

Mr. Ashcraft was a native and life long resident of Atmore, AL. He was retired from the Alabama Department of Corrections with 34 years of service and was a life long farmer. He attended the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. He is preceded in death by his parents, Willie Joseph Ashcraft and Allie Mae Gohagin Ashcraft, two wives, Joyce Maria Trawick Ashcraft and Mary Ann Hayles Ashcraft and three brothers, Harvey, Charlie and Kenneth Ray Ashcraft.

He is survived by his two sons, Tommy Ashcraft of Atmore, AL, and Jimbo and Melissa Ashcraft of Uriah, AL; two daughters, Sherry & Richard Nix of Elberta, AL, and Tressa and Kevin Sinclair of Loxley, AL; grandchildren, Jennifer and Darren “Daryl” Snipes, T.J. and Kari Ashcraft, Brittany and Keith Selzer, Kristie Everette, Dustin & Heather Ashcraft, Colton & Candice Sinclair, Emily Sinclair and Destin Sims and great grandchildren, Jacob, Blaze, Kaston, Toby, Brayleigh and Kendal.

Funeral services will be Friday, June 2, 2017, at 1:30 p.m. at the Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Home with Sis. Helen Stewart officiating.

Burial will follow at the Oak Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will be Friday, June 2, 2017, from 12:30 p.m. until service time at 1:30 p.m. at the Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be T.J. Ashcraft, Dustin Ashcraft, Colton Sinclair, Darren “Daryl” Snipes, Keith Selzer and Jacob Thomas.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Claude Kent and Carlos Gohagin.

Special thanks to the Fresenius Kidney Care and extra special nurse Amy Byrd of Foley, AL, South Baldwin Wound Care Staff of Foley, AL, and special thanks to Dr. Amare, Dr. Mire and Dr. Kish McLeod.


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