Omer Ross of Hazel Green, KY, passed away Monday, October 14, 2013 in Salyersville, KY, at the age of 82 years, 8 months, and 8 days. He was born on Friday, February 6, 1931, at Cannel City, KY, son of the late John & Maggie Addington Ross.
Omer was united in marriage to Chlodine Wells. He was a Retired Welder.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John & Maggie Ross; his wife, Chlodine Ross; two sisters and two brothers.
Survivors include six children, Chester Ross of Ermine, KY, Virginia K. Ross of Whitesburg, KY, Brenda Ross Holliday of New Market, TN, Angela Ross Bridges of Paris, KY, Mary Jo Ross Monterrosa of Manahawkin, NJ, and Omer Ross, Jr. of Frenchburg, KY; two step children, Clinton “Lenny” Woodard of Hazel Green, KY and Jacqueline Woodard Highley of Clark County, KY; 14 grandchildren, 3 step grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, and 5 step great grandchildren.
Funeral service 1:00 p.m., Friday, October 18, 2013 at the Potter Funeral Home with Bro. Mike Lindon officiating. Burial to follow in the Tranquility Gardens, Adele, KY. Visitation 6:00 p.m., Thursday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers: Family & Friends.