Jean Ross, 74, of Waynesburg, died at 12:45 AM Saturday, July 15, 2017 in Rolling Meadows Nursing Home in Waynesburg, PA after a courageous battle with cancer for over a year.
She was born Wednesday, July 7, 1943 in Wayne Twp., Greene County, PA a daughter of the late Robert "Cud" Wells and Evelyn Hoy Wells Wildman.
She was a member of the Washington Street United Methodist Church in Waynesburg, PA. Mrs. Ross was a lifelong resident of Greene County, where she was a member of the Order of The Eastern Star, and she also volunteered taking Meals on Wheels to those in need in the community. She loved to help with many different functions at her church over the years. She enjoyed watching NASCAR and all sports teams. She loved to dance, travel and meet new people. She loved her farm and her animals. She was the Owner and Operator of Ross' Beauty Shop in Waynesburg for over 43 years, retiring in January 2016. She loved her job and loved her ladies. Her Husband: Joseph Ross whom she married on May 4, 1963 survives. Also surviving are 1 Son: Jody and his wife Charlotte Ross of Waynesburg, PA. 2 Grandchildren: Lily Ross and Colin Ross of Waynesburg, PA. 3 Sisters: Patricia and her husband Jim Parks of Williamstown, WV, Dottie and her husband Kenneth Bedillion of Waynesburg, PA and Carolyn Jane Knott of Toms River, NJ. 1 Sister-In-Law: Charlotte Wells of Waynesburg, PA and several nieces and nephews. Deceased: 2 Brothers: Robert Wells Jr. who died in infancy and John Allen Wells.
Friends will be received from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Monday, July 17, 2017 in the Milliken and Throckmorton FH,Inc. Daryl L. Throckmorton Owner/Director,197 N. Maiden St Waynesburg, PA 15370 where services will be conducted at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, July 18, 2017 with Rev. William Parker officiating. Burial will be in Greene Co. Memorial Park, Waynesburg, PA. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials be made to The Humane Society of Greene County, 183 Jefferson Rd. Waynesburg, PA 15370 or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 142 Memphis, TN 38101 Information is online at www.milliken-throckmortonfh.com.