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Visitation

Collins Funeral Home
Tuesday January 30th, 2018
11:00am - 1:00pm

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Funeral Service

Collins Funeral Home
Tuesday January 30th, 2018
1:00pm

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James Lewis Abshire

James Lewis Abshire 82, of Verdunville, departed this life January 25, 2018 in Pikeville Medical Center in KY.  He was born October 18, 1935 in Peytona, WV to the late Lewis and Iva (Johnson) Abshire.  He was of the Baptist faith and a Truck Driver for Sonoco Products.  In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife: Goldie (Vance) Abshire and one sister; Thelma Abraham.  Those left to cherish his memories are three sons; James (Lisa) Abshire of Monaville, Joseph (Jennifer) Abshire of Dracut, MA and James Hurl Vance Abshire of Verdunville, one sister; Betty Hall of Hudson, NH, six grandchildren Jamie, James, Marissa, Casey, Jonathon and Jason, and three great-grandchildren.  Services will be held 1:00 PM Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at Collins Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jimmy Meade and Rev. Mike Gunnells officiating. Visitation will begin 2 hours prior to the service. Burial will follow at Highland Memory Gardens. Pallbearers will be family and friends. Collins Funeral Home of Switzer is overseeing the arrangements.


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Guestbook

So sorry for your loss but now he's with your mom the love of his life in a much better place. Love you guys

Trina Jan 28 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of James Abshire

Sue Schofield Madigan Jan 28 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of James Abshire

Tammy Goldie Jan 27 2018 12:00 AM

Jimmy & family I wish I could be there for you but I truly believe he is in a better place then we are

Diana Jan 27 2018 12:00 AM

Gone but will never be forgotten
Love you Uncle James
Tina

Tina Jamieson Jan 26 2018 12:00 AM

I love you Bubby! You will be greatly missed by many. To the family.. Im sorry I cant be there for you but please know my heart and thoughts and prayers are with you...Im there in spirit. I love you all!

Annetta Abraham Jan 26 2018 12:00 AM