Harold Cross


Harold Eugene Cross, 61, a resident of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, in a local hospital.

Gene was the son of the late Christine Frances Sissom Cross and Herman Frank Cross.  He was preceded in death by his brothers: James Earl Cross and David Lee Cross.

He worked most of his life in the lawn care business.  He loved the outdoors, including fishing, camping and when he was younger, he enjoyed hunting with his family.  Gene attended the Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife of 28 years, Michelle Ramsey of Cleveland; sons: Terry Ramsey of Calhoun, Daniel Ramsey, David Eugene Cross, Jonathan Cross and Bobby Cross, all of Cleveland; sisters: Linda Blankenship, Brenda Cross and Glenda Cross, all of Cleveland; his brother, Leon Cross and his wife, Lucille; his aunts: Joann Childers and Roxie Penson, all of Elijay, Ga.; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

The Remembrance of Life service will be conducted Friday, Dec. 28, 2018, at 11 a.m. at the Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services Wildwood Chapel, with the Rev. Micah Collins officiating.

Interment will follow in the Lee Cemetery in McDonald, with Roy Lee Dixon, Roy Dale Dixon, David Long, Nathan Phillips, John Croft, Jeff Hibbard, Henry Harden and Arthur Trentham serving as casket bearers.  Honorary casket bearer will be Joseph Dixon. 

The family will receive friends from 5 until 8  this evening at the funeral home.

You may share your condolences and your memories with Gene's family at www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com.


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