Belle Cross, 89


Iva Belle Entrekin Cross, 89, died Thursday, March 21, 2013, at Graceland Care Center in New Albany.

She was born Jan. 25, 1924, in Lawrence County, Tenn., to Joseph Grady and Lorene Kobek Entrekin. She married Thomas Eugene Cross on Oct. 14, 1943. He preceded her in death on June 19, 1998. She lived most of her life in Lawrence County before moving to New Albany in 2001. She enjoying crocheting and flower gardening. She was a member of the Church of Christ.
Services were at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 23, at Shady Grove Church of Christ in Lawrenceburg, Tenn., with Mark McDonald officiating. Burial was in Shady Grove Cemetery. United Funeral Service of New Albany was in charge of the arrangements.
She is survived by her son, Tony (Collett) Cross; and nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were Danny Allen, Quentin Allen, Shane Blackwood, Bruce Entrekin, Dereck Hale and Desmond Spears.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.
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