COLUMBIA -- James E. Ross, 75, died May 19, 2005, at the Boone Hospital Center in Columbia.
Born Nov. 13, 1929, in Parma, son of the late Edgar and Adelia Brennecke Ross, he retired as a printer from the Columbia Daily Tribune. He was a member of the Bethany Baptist Church.
On July 1, 1959, in Parma, he married Louise Greene who survives of Columbia.
Other survivors include: three sons, James Timothy Ross of Columbia, Edward Anthony Ross of Grovespring and Daniel Alan Ross of San Francisco, Calif.; one brother, Albert Ross of Portageville; two sisters, Dorothy Ahman of Bakersfield, Calif., and Catherine Kelso of Doniphan; and eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Four brothers, Elmer, Raymond, Bill and Sam Ross; and one sister, Ella Marie Cole, preceded him in death.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Parma Cemetery in Parma.
Watkins and Sons Funeral Home of Parma is in charge of arrangements.