Troy Ivan Absher

Troy Ivan Absher, 74, of Jonesboro, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2012.

He was preceded in death by his son, Dart Absher.

He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Linda Absher; son and daughter-in-law, Trey and Summer Absher; grandchildren, Matthew Stoehr, Annabelle Absher and Avery Absher; aunt, Florence Bishop, and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was recently attending the First Baptist Church in Jonesboro.

His family will receive friends TODAY (Thursday, Feb. 9), from 6 p.m., to 8 p.m., at Pope Dickson & Son —Jonesboro Chapel.

Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, Feb. 10, at 1 p.m., at the funeral home, with Dr. Mel Blackaby officiating. Interment will be at Morrow City Cemetery. Pope Dickson & Son—Jonesboro Chapel is in charge of arrangements, (770) 478-7211.