William Fitts AsburyBorn: April 19, 1924 at Tacoma, Pierce County, WA. Died: March 1, 2015 at Olympia, Thurston County, WA. His father was Joseph Lester Asbury. His mother was Isabel Fitts. He was married May 20, 1955 to Janet Joy Ward in New York, New York. They had five children together: 1956 Jefferson Ward Asbury 1958 Sarah Shamim Asbury 1960 April Asbury 1964 David Aaron Asbury 1969 Alexandra Victoria Asbury Here are some letters and emails sent from aboard the FV Seldovia, while Bill was working as a deck-hand. Here is an autobiography Bill wrote in about 1998 at the age of 74. Here is a photo of Bill in 1983: Genealogy HOME Search Tool.