The Crockett Times|
Thursday, February 22, 1951
Vol. 18 No. 52
THOMAS ESCO ROSS
Funeral services were held at the Salem Church Tuesday at 2 p.m. for Mr. Thomas Esco Ross, who died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Barton Raines Sunday night. Rev. Carl Davis and Rev. Charles P. Herndon officiated. Burial was in the Salem Cemetery with Ronk Funeral Home in charge.
Mr. Ross was 69. He was born in Obion but had lived in Crockett County most of his life. He was a retired Café operator of Humboldt at the time of his death.
He leaves his wife, Mrs. Inez Ross of Humboldt; six daughters, Mrs. Annie Lee Raines, Mrs. Jessie Arnold and Mrs. Frank Clark of Alamo, Mrs. Montague Reasons of Humboldt, Mrs. Reba Daniels of Detroit, Mich., and Miss Patsy Ross of Humboldt; one son Wilburn Ross of Detroit; four stepdaughters, Mrs. Katie Vulinski of Hollywood, Fla., Mrs. Milton I. Baun of Dallas, Texas, Mrs. Jay Derosset of Ralston, Ill., and Mrs. Wayne Smith of Humboldt; four stepsons, Joe Lynch of Alamo, Bobby Goodman of Chicago, Billy Goodman of Ralston, Ill., and Benny Goodman of Humboldt and one granddaughter, Andra Neal Lassiter, who made her home with him in Humboldt.