Funeral Services for Ms. Nell Mathers Ross, age 77 of Butler, will be held on Monday, December 14, 2009 from the Nanafalia Baptist Church with Rev. Franklin McLelland officiating. Burial will follow in the Nanafalia Cemetery. Visitation for Ms. Ross will be from 10:00 am until 11:00am prior to the service at the church.
Ms. Ross, a retired office manager, died Friday, December 11, 2009 at the Baptist Hospital in Jackson, Mississippi.
She is survived by three sons Billy R. Ross, Jr. & wife Melissa of Brush Creek, TN; Carey Brooks Ross & wife Donna of Katy, TX; Gregory Mathers Ross & wife Becky of Brandon, MS; two sisters Jean Pritchett of St. Stephens, AL; Evelyn Lawson of Ocean Springs; MS; 6 granddaughters and 5 great granddaughters.
Ms . Ross was preceded in death by her parents Claude Pritchett Mathers and Mary Elizabeth Dial Mathers and her husband Billy R. Ross, Sr.
Bumpers Funeral Home of Butler, AL will be in charge of arrangements.