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“So sorry for your loss. Praying for you and your family. ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Ellen Lear - Browder, KY

“So sorry. Richard was a great Friend. Prayers for all the Family ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Neal Carver - Belton, KY - Friend

“What a character he was! Uncle Richard had a way of making you laugh, at yourself or anything! Lots of memories of happy times! He and dad are...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Dawn Raymer - Nashville, TN

“R.I.P Richard never failed to make me laugh you was definitely one of a kind ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: wallace sullivan - bremen, KY

“I am so sorry to hear of Richards passing. He was my 1st boyfriend in grade school. Thank you for your service . May you rest in eternal peace in the...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Brenda Amos - Central City, KY

“He was one of a kind and will be missed ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Lori Faith - Drakesboro, KY

“I will never be the same without this man in my life..... I will forever miss you Daddy... I hope you find peace in your eternal journey. GOD SPEED...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Jessi Abshire Fleming - Powderly, KY

“We are so sorry about the passing of Richard he was a good guy. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Linda & Dinko Davis - Greenville, KY

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GREENVILLE - Carl Richard Abshire, 73, of Greenville, died Sunday, February 9, 2020, at 10:22PM at Baptist Health in Madisonville. Mr. Abshire was born March 26, 1946, in Evansville, IN. He was a retired coal miner and a U.S. Army veteran. He was preceded in death by his parents, Carl and Margaret Abshire; and brother, David Anthony Abshire.

He is survived by his sons, Jeremy Scott Abshire and Toby Abshire; daughter Jessi Abshire Fleming; grandchildren Cody Abshire, Jordan Abshire, Pallis Logan Abshire, Malaci Howton, Joslyn Mudd, Levi Mudd, Dashton Mudd, and Ava Willow Fleming; brother Micheal Abshire; and sisters Virginia Nell Bowman, Linda Abshire, Sharon Staton, and Donna Shepherd.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, February 12, 2020, at 2:00PM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Rev. Clifford Lovell officiating. Burial in Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday after 10:30AM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at