John Ross, son of the late Charley Monroe Ross and Grace Louise Kanady Ross, was born on May 8, 1938, in Stoddard County and died in his residence near Dexter on Tuesday, April 5, 2005, at the age of 66.
Mr. Ross was a shop foreman for Allen Christian Buick for 37 years, a veteran of the United States Army and a resident of rural Dexter.
Survivors include one son, John Wayne Nelson of Houston, Texas; and three sisters, Eva Stewart of Dexter, Delma Pry of Bloomfield, and Lavern Holt of Benton.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Charles Ross, Billy Ross and Donald Ross; three sisters, Ruth Houseman, Helen Wilfong and Thelma Ray.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Friday, April 8, 2005, at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 9, 2005, in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel with Rev. Clifford Wray officiating.
Interment will follow in the Old Bethel Cemetery near Dexter.