Floyd Ashby

August 14, 1939 - May 2, 2022

SACRAMENTO – Floyd Ashby, 82, of Sacramento, died Monday, May 2, 2022, at 11:45AM at his home.  Mr. Ashby was born August 14, 1939, in McLean County.  He was owner of Ashby Surveying Company, and also worked for Peabody Coal Company.  He was a member of Heritage Baptist Church and was a U.S. Army veteran.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Lou Mencer Ashby; brothers, Clay Ashby and Pete Rickard; sisters, Betty Williams and Marjorie Mae Ashby; parents, Ovie and Louise Venson Ashby; and great-grandchildren, Chase Oglesby and Lincoln Scott.

He is survived by his children, Cindy (Clay) Reynolds, Donna (Gary) Scott, and Sabrina (Eddie) Ashby-Pogue; grandchildren, Brad, Brandon, Adam, Tabatha, Caleb, Charity, and Reid; eleven great-grandchildren; sister, Helen Rickard; and brother, Tommy Ashby.

Funeral services will be Friday, May 6, 2022, at 5:00PM at Tucker Memorial Chapel in Sacramento, with Rev. Dale Ward officiating.  Burial in West School House Cemetery in Sacramento.  Visitation will be Friday after 11:00AM at the funeral home.  Online condolences may be made at