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Helen Evelyn Ashby

Thursday, October 29, 2009

Helen Evelyn Ashby, 86, Brazil, died Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009, in Indianapolis.

She was born April 10, 1923, in Dana, as the daughter of Oscar and Anna Garrigus Fortune.

She married Takuma "Tony" Richard Ashby, who survives her.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brother Oscar "Bud" Fortune Jr.

She is survived by her husband Takuma "Tony" R. Ashby, daughters Anna Louise Ferry, Terre Haute, and Donna May Campbell (Maxie), Galena, Mo., son Tony W. Ashby (Su), Terre Haute), sister Virginia Harvey, Tangier, Ind., sister-in-law Betty Fortune, Kenney, Ill., seven grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and nine great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 31, at Moore Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Clay County Humane Society, 8280 N. CR 125 W., Brazil, Ind., 47834.

Visit www.moore-funeral-homes.com to send a card of condolence or for additional information.