Tim Ross, age 73, of Dallas, Ga., passed away on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. He was born on Nov. 3, 1940, in Siluria, to the late Oliver Benjamin and May Belle Ross. He is also preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Faye Ross. He was a Veteran serving in the U.S. Navy. Mr. Ross was a convenience store owner, avid Crimson tide fan, a member of the Mableton F&AM 171, Yaarab Shrine Temple and loved his dog, Maggie.
Survivors include his children, Warren and Chandra Ross of Dallas, Ga., and Shelia Ross of Dallas, Ga.; brothers, Donald and Sybil Ross of Clem, Ga., Ralph and Bernice Ross of Jemison, Doug and Judy Ross of Monroe, Ga., and Eugene and Delane Ross of Alabaster; grandchildren, Amy and Jeremy McWhorter of Dallas, Ga., Kelly and Matt Henry of Bremen, Ga., Justin and Tara Sims of Wichita Falls, Texas, Chase Sims of Dallas, Ga., Tiffany Miller of Dallas, Ga., Wesley Chaney of Dallas, Ga., and Jeff Harris of Dallas, Ga.; and great-grandchildren, Zoe Freeman, Jada McWhorter, Willow Jiles, Aubree Sims and Brodie Sims.
Funeral services will be held on Jan. 14 at 11 a.m. from Clark Funeral Home in Hiram, Ga., with Reverend Don Rackley officiating. The interment will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Jan. 13 from 5-8 p.m.
Clark Funeral Home in Hiram, Ga., is in charge of arrangements. Samclarkfuneralhome.com