MISSOULA - Thomas Wayne Asbury, 39, passed away Thursday, June 12, 2008, at his home in Missoula.
Thomas was born Sept. 1, 1968, in Missoula to Wanda and Joseph "Bud" Asbury. He attended school in Missoula and graduated from Hellgate High School. He worked as a diesel mechanic.
Thomas was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing with his family. As a music enthusiast, he enjoyed playing his guitars and drums. He was a devoted Oakland A's and Dallas Cowboys fan. Thomas was an outstanding father and uncle and will be greatly missed by his family.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Jalmer and Ethel Halvari; cousin Brady Philpott and most recently by his beloved dog "Taz."
Survivors include his daughter, Nicholle; his son, Cody; parents, Bud Asbury and Wanda Asbury; his siblings, Kim Asbury, Michael (Dayl) Asbury-Neeley, Dale Asbury; parental grandparents, Joe and Jean Asbury; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
A gathering for family and friends will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 17, at Sunset Memorial Gardens with Chaplain Tom King officiating. Cremation has taken place under the care and direction of Garden City Funeral Home and Crematory.