Timothy Ross, 58

Timothy Ben Ross, 58, of Pontotoc, died Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center Hospice in Tupelo.
He was born Aug. 7, 1954, in Pontotoc County to Collins A. and Mary Elizabeth Dowdy Ross. He worked for M.D.O.T. He was a passionate turkey and deer hunter. He was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church.
Services were at 2 p.m. Friday, May 17, at Shady Grove Baptist Church with Bro. Marty Merritt and Bro. Josh Sparks officiating. Burial was in Warren Cemetery. United Funeral Service of New Albany was in charge of the arrangements.
He is survived by his wife, Marilynn Chapman; a daughter, Kimberly Garrett (John) of New Albany; a son, Korey Ross (Beth) of Pontotoc; two sisters, Patsy Nolley (Larry) of New Albany and Missy Russell (Chris) of Pontotoc; a brother, Dickey Ross (Doris) of Pontotoc; his mother-in-law, Dolly Chapman; his sister-in-law, Glenda Cox; and four grandchildren, Ali Beth Ross, Bo Ross, Gunner Ross and JonRoss Garrett.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a nephew, Keith Nolley.
Pallbearers were Melvin Dorrough, Jackie Hill, Keith Hill, Richard McCay, Kevin Nolley and Jason Ross. Honorary pallbearers will be Jerry Dowdy, Colt Hooker, Curt Lewis, Billy Matkins, Larry Nolley, Layton Sappington and Mr. Ross’s grandchildren.
For online condolences and guest registry, visit unitedfuneralservice.com.