Saturday, December 7, 2013
John M. Ross Jr.
MACON — John Milam Ross Jr., 65, died Thursday evening, Dec. 5, 2013.
Born Nov. 10, 1948, he was the son of Anne Shearin Ross and the late John Milam Ross Sr.
Mr. Ross was an equipment operator with J&J Logging Company. He was a member of the Oakville Hunting Club and an avid truck puller. He also enjoyed horseback riding.
Mr. Ross was a member of Hebron Methodist Church, where funeral services will be conducted Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at 11 a.m. John’s brother, Robby Ross, will officiate. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery in Macon.
The family will receive friends Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Blaylock Funeral Home in Warrenton.
In addition to his mother, Mr. Ross is survived by his children, John Milam Ross III and wife Raegan and Sierra Lynn Ross; one sister, Margaret Ross White and husband Ashley; five brothers, Joseph A. “Joe” Ross and wife Sandy, David W. Ross and wife Mitzi, James H. “Jimmy” Ross and wife Beverly, Thomas A. “Tommy” Ross and wife Mary and Samuel R. “Robby” Ross and wife Cathy; and four grandchildren, Jackson, Luke, Logan and Westin Ross.
Flowers will be accepted, or memorials can be made to Historic Hebron Methodist Church, PO Box 595, Warrenton, NC 27589.
Arrangements are by Blaylock Funeral Home, which accepts online condolences at blaylockfh.com.
Joseph E. Elliott
OXFORD — Joseph “Joe” Edward Elliott, 79, died Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, at Universal Healthcare.
A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8, at Hester Baptist Church by Rev. Alex Gallimore and Dr. Randy Bridges. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Sunday in the parlor of the church and at other times at the home, 515 Williamsboro Street, Oxford.
Flowers are accepted, or memorials may be made to Hester Baptist Church, PO Box 964, Oxford, NC 27565.
Arrangements are by Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home, which accepts online condolences at hallwynne.com.
Ted R. Moss
CREEDMOOR — Ted Randolph Moss, 74, died Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at Hock Family Pavilion in Durham.
A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8, in the chapel of Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor by Rev. Eddie Nutt. Burial will follow in Carolina Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be prior to the service Sunday, Dec. 8, from 12:30 to 2 p.m. at Eakes Funeral Home and at other times at the home of Roy and Shirley Moss.
Arrangements are by Eakes Funeral Home, which accepts online condolences at eakesfuneralhome.com.