Cecil Thomas & Edith Evelyn Ross
Cecil Thomas Ross
Services for Cecil Thomas Ross, 85, of Sherman, TX will be
held at 2:00 PM Monday, March 23, 2009 at the United Pentecostal Church
of Savoy with Pastor Virgil Cornwell officiating. The burial will follow
at Akers Cemetery in Sherman. Services are under the direction of Waldo
Funeral Home in Sherman.
He passed away on Wednesday, March 18, 2009 at the Texoma Medical
Center in Denison, TX.
Cecil was born on January 25, 1924, in Leonard, TX the son of Wiley
and Bertha McBride Ross. He married Edith Evelyn Thompson on Feb 12, 1944
in Durant, OK. She preceded him in death on June 8, 1987. Cecil loved camping,
fishing and being outdoors. He was a member of the United Pentecostal Church
Cecil is survived by his daughter, Judy Kumler of Sherman, TX, daughter,
Brenda Dutton and husband Danny of Sherman, TX, son, Ron Ross and wife
Fran of Sherman, TX, six grandchildren, Kristal Brown and husband Greg
of Bells, TX, Shane Kumler and wife Melissa of Sherman, TX, Jarod Dutton
and wife Tenneil of Sherman, TX, Ronnie Dutton and wife Brina of Sherman,
TX, Amy Wilson and husband Brent of Sherman, TX and Ronna Rivas and husband
Christian of Frisco, TX, 12 great grandchildren, Ross Brown, Ramzi Brown,
Krisalan Brown, Colten Kumler, Kaden Kumler, Kollin Kumler, Caleb Kumler,
Gabe Dutton, Grey Dutton, Alex Wilson, Eliot Wilson and Aaron Wilson. He
is also survived by his two sisters, Jodie Head and Floy Thompson, special
friend, Joyce Hall and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, parents, son Larry Thomas
Ross, brothers, Clyde, James and Alvin Ross, sister, Lilly Faye Galyon
and son in law, Mike Kumler.