Mr. Mike Ross, age 64, a resident of the Westel community of Rockwood, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, December 23, 2015 at his residence. He was born October 31, 1951 in Rockwood, Tennessee. Mike was retired from the Railroad and was Owner and Operator of Ross Backhoe. He could always put a smile on everyone’s face by “tall-tale” storytelling. He was preceded in death by his father, Harold Dean Ross; and by his grandparents, Harold Eugene & Lizzie Mae Swing.
Wife: Peggy Ross of Westel, TN
Sons: Jason “Deano” Ross of Knoxville, TN
Willie Surles & wife, Courtney of Fort Bragg, NC
Grandson: Preston Ross
Mother: Harolene Ross of Rockwood, TN
Brother: Jeff Ross of Tunnel Hill, GA
Sister: Debbie Ross of Knoxville, TN
Uncle & Aunt: Bobby Eugene & Helen Swing of Crossville, TN
Beloved Dog: Ozzie
Private interment will be held at a later date in the Lingo Cemetery in the Westel community of Rockwood, Tennessee.