April 6, 2004

Gary E. Ross

Retired

Mr. Gary E. Ross, 56, of Stockbridge, passed away Sunday, April 4, 2004, after a long battle with cancer.

Mr. Ross served in the United States Air Force, retiring with 20 years of service. Following his retirement from the armed services Mr. Ross joined the Clayton County Sheriff's Office. He then retired from the Sheriff's Office with 11 years of service.

Funeral services will take place at 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 7 with Pastor Ken Fuqua and Pastor Scott Reece officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview Memorial Gardens in Stockbridge.

Survivors include his loving wife of 38 years, Mrs. Nancy Ross; son, Brian K. Ross; daughter, Gretta Dobbs; brothers, Larry Midget and Dennis Ross; sisters, Deborah Clark and Lisa Edwards; grandchildren, Jacqueline Ross, Brannon Dobbs and Taylor Dobbs.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. today.

Pope Dickson and Son Funeral Directors and Cremation Services, Jonesboro Chapel is in charge of arrangements. (770) 478-7211. Please visit our website at www.popedickson.com.