J. Russ Gross, 71, of Crossville, passed away Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville.
He was born Sept. 22, 1946, in Harrisburg, IL, son of Joe Gross & Dorothy (Wooley) Gross. Russ worked as an electrical engineer and was of the Baptist faith. He also proudly served in Marine Corps.
He is survived by his wife, Kathleen Gross, Crossville; son, Joseph R. Gross of Florida; step-daughter, Kimberly Hall of Florida; and brothers, Michael Gross and Phillip Gross, both of Florida. Russ is also survived by eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joe Gross and Dorothy (Wooley) Gross.
Memorial services will be held at Bilbrey Funeral Home on Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, at 1 p.m. am with Bro. David Rupert officiating. Visitation will be prior to the service from 12:30 to 1 p.m.
Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on October 16, 2017