Carl Richard Abshire


GREENVILLE – Carl Richard Abshire, 73, of Greenville, died Sunday, February 9, 2020, at Baptist Health in Madisonville. Born March 26, 1946, in Evansville, Ind 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.

Survivors include 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 2:00 p.m. at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Rev. Clifford Lovell officiating. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday after 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at


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