Shirley Robertson Asby
October 01, 1934 - April 24, 2020
Shirley Robertson Asby, age 85, passed away on Friday, April 24, 2020.
She was born on October 1, 1934 in Roanoke, Virginia the youngest of 10 children born to Chester and Maude Robertson.
She lived and worked in Washington, DC in the 1950s, where she met the love of her life, Felix Ecklin Asby, whom she married in 1962. He proceeded her in death in 2001.
Shirley and Felix made their home and raised their family in Annandale, Virginia, before retiring to Washington, North Carolina in 1989.
Shirley is survived by her daughter Heather Asby Woods and her husband Mike of Augusta, Georgia; her son Phillip Garrett Asby and his wife Sarah of Charlotte, North Carolina; and her grandchildren Haley Woods Lustig and her husband Brian, Davis Woods, Will Asby, and Frances Asby.
A service will be held later in Washington, NC when gatherings are safely possible.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.