Tabetha “Tabby” Lynn Ashley, 52, of Sparta, IL, formerly of Tilden, IL; Born on January 26, 1969 in Sparta, IL; passed away on Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at home.
Tabby worked for Hallcon Transportation as a rail crew transport driver. She enjoyed playing softball and continued to play for many years after school. Tabby loved to do arts and crafts. It always put a smile on her face when she could make cookies with her grandkids. One of the most delicious meals Tabby made that her kids enjoyed was her famous cheese omelets. She was always there for her family through thick and thin.
She is survived by her loving husband – Bruce Ashley to whom she married on December 27, 2018; mother – Linda (Boyet) Foster; six children – Codie (Bethany) Basse of Germantown, IL, Laci Little of Tilden, IL, Jami Cobb of Sparta, IL, Jennifer Lyn Ashley of Bonne Terre, MO, Shania Marie White of Sparta, IL, Martina Renee Ashley of Anna, IL; four grandchildren – Emily Basse of Germantown, IL, Myles White of Sparta, IL, Cameron White of Sparta, IL, and Kade Sherwood of Anna, IL; two grandchildren to be born – Kolbie Basse and Harper Sommer; one brother – Steven (Lisa) Reitz of Coulterville, IL; other relatives and friends.
Tabby was preceded in death by her infant daughter – Brittny Basse and father – Robert “Bob” Prest.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Randolph County Humane Society or Ronald McDonald House.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.heilschuessler.com.
The visitation for Tabby will be held on Saturday, May 22, 2021 from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. at Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Tilden, Illinois.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 22, 2021 at Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Tilden, Illinois.
Interment will be held at Tilden Cemetery in Tilden, IL.
Heil – Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Tilden, IL is in charge of arrangements