Mr. Alan Gregory “Greg” Ashworth, age 75, of Temple, Georgia, passed away Saturday, November 28, 2020. He was born October 2, 1945, in Atlanta, Georgia, the son of the late Mr. Alexander Grady Ashworth and the late Mrs. Lois Jacobs Payne. Mr. Ashworth was a veteran of the United States Navy. He was president and owner of Advanced Bullets Company in Temple, Georgia and founded and coached the Carroll County 4-H shotgun team for many years. Mr. Ashworth had a passion for helping others learn about firearms and gun safety. He was of the Methodist faith.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Ashworth was preceded in death by his brother, Nicholas Jarrett Ashworth.
He is survived by his wife, Virginia Ballard Ashworth of Temple; his daughter, Felicia Phillips of Carrollton; his sons and daughter-in-law, Richard and Deneese Ashworth of Temple and Lee Phillips of Dallas; two grandchildren, Cameron Phillips and Bonnie Phillips; and three great-grandchildren, Braxton, Karma and Annabelle.
In accordance with Mr. Ashworth’s wishes he will be cremated and the family will plan a private service at a later date.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at www.jones-wynn.com. Jones-Wynn Funeral Home of Villa Rica is in charge of the arrangements. 770-459-3694
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