Kathleen M. Ross, daughter of Augusta Kerperien Ross and the late Floyd Ross, was born on Feb. 20, 1945 in St. Louis and died at her residence in Dexter on May 11, 2002, at the age of 57. Ms. Ross was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, a cook at many nursing homes, and a resident of Dexter. Survivors include her mother, Augusta Ross of Dexter; one son, Bobby Rollins of Dexter; two brothers, Ronald Ross of Hull, Texas; and James Ross of Hazelwood, Mo.; one sister, Barbara Ross of Dexter; and three grandchildren. Besides her father, she was preceded in death by one son, John Rollins. Visitation was held at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter from 5 - 8 p.m., Monday, May 13 with a prayer service held at 7 p.m. Funeral services were conducted today, Tuesday, May 14, in the Sacred Heart Catholic Church at 10 a.m. with Father John Sheley officiating. Interment followed at the Hagy Cemetery in Dexter with Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home of Dexter in charge of arrangements.