Frank Joseph Ross
June 28, 1931 to June 2, 2021
Frank Joseph Ross, 89, of Morganton, NC passed away on Wednesday, June 2, 2021. He was born on June 28, 1931 in Burke County to the late Dellie Ray Ross and Cora Shuping Ross. He was devoted to his profession of brick masonry where he won regional excellence in both homebuilding and brick masonry. He enjoyed gardening and Nascar. Frank was a loving father and grandfather.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jean Morgan Ross.
He is survived by his sons, Frank Joseph Ross, Jr. and Jamie Ross; daughters, Tammy Gill and Sheila Ostrander (DC); grandchildren, Wesley Kulshreshtha (Nafia), Shanti Bansoodeb (Ravi), Hunter Ross (Chrystelle), Preslie Ross and Kamilia Carr; great-grandchildren, Jesina and Jai Bansoodeb.
The family will receive friends from 10:00am-11:00am, Friday, June 4, 2021 at Burkemont Baptist Church. The funeral will begin at 11:00am in the church with Rev. Dr. Eddy Bunton officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Burkemont Baptist Church. The family has requested that masks be worn for safety reasons.
Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center is assisting the family with the arrangements.
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