Donald Lee Ross, Sr. of Brookman St., Narrows, VA, departed this life Monday morning January 31, 2011 at his home. Born in Roderfield, WV, on November 2, 1940, he was a son of the late Ernie, Sr.and Mary Martin Ross. He was a veteran of the U S Navy and had been employed as a truck driver. He was preceded in death by a brother David Ross and a sister Doris Jean Ross.
He leaves to cherish his memory his sons Eric L. Ross of West Suffield, CT and Donald L. Ross, Jr. of Narrows; his daughters and sons-in-law Michelle and Patzy Izzo of MA, Julie Ross of FL, Anita and Randy Cross of MA, Nannette Brown of Enfield, CT, Kelly and Mike Meredith of Rich Creek, Elizabeth Ross of Enfield, CT; his brothers Roger Allen and Betty Ross of Carthage, IN and Ernie Jr. and Brenda Ross of Sophia, WV; and his seventeen grandchildren, his dear friend whom he could always depend on, Norma Ross of FL.
Funeral services will be conducted Monday at 2:00 PM in the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., Pembroke. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday from 6 to 8 PM. Military graveside services will be performed by American Legion Posts 311 in Pembroke, 68 in Narrows, 145 in Peterstown and VFW Post 6000 in Narrows. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.