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Thursday, Apr. 24, 2014

Roy Gross

Tuesday, May 28, 2002

BENTON - Roy "Killer" Gross, 43, died May 25, 2002, at his home.

Born Oct. 8, 1958, in Advance, son of the late Tom and Eithel Neldon Gross, he had been employed by Discount Rentals in Sikeston.

On Feb. 28, 1980, he married Teresa Burton who survives of the home.

Other survivors include: two sons, Brandon Gross and Jeffrey Gross of the home; three brothers, Steve Gross and George Gross of Morley and Don Gross of Vanduser; five sisters, Reba Summers of Neelyville, Betty Holland of Vanduser, Vickie Wallace of Granite City, Ill., Gracie Stoval of Morley and Jane Groff of St. Louis.

He was preceded in death by three brothers, Tom Gross Jr., Fred Eugene Gross and William "Bud" Gross; and two sisters, Virginia Swann and Emma Lucille Dudley.

Services are scheduled for 2 p.m. today at Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston.

Burial will follow in the Blodgett Cemetery.