Ruth Eileen Ross

February 26th, 1924 - February 15th, 2013

RICHMOND, Ind. - Celebration for Ruth Eileen Ross; Sunrise February 26, 1924, Sunset February 15, 2013. She was born in Richmond to Ray and Callie Hensley Jackson and has been a life-long resident of the Richmond area. Ruth was a member of First Baptist Church and was a homemaker, loving wife, mother and grandmother. She loved to read, crochet and cook. Survivors include her children, Lloyd (Susan) Ross of Richmond, Rev. Jerry (Judy) Ross of Morrilton, AR, Jim (Wanda) Ross of Richmond, Becky (John) Mendenhall of Richmond, Rosella (Kenneth) Fields of Westfield, Randy (Susan) Ross of Las Vegas, NV, and Sue (John) Craig of Lynn; grandchildren, Angela (Chris) Rodenberg of Colorado, Michelle (Jake) Harper of Kentucky, Ryan Ross of South Carolina, Rev. Jerry (Donna) Ross Jr. of Arkansas, Ronnie (Shelly) Ross of Centerville, Chris Ross of Richmond, Everett “Pancho” (Tina) Koch of Richmond, Michael (Charity) Koch of Centerville, Clifford Koch (Kelli) of Indianapolis, Felicia (John) Hamilton of Centerville, Loretta (Ken) Pitts of GA, Stacey (Jason) Rohe of Williamsburg, Heather (Phill) Blewett of Camby, Shilah (Ivan) Sanchez of Westfield, Kensay (Javier) Pliego of Westfield, Shenylle Fields (Devin) of Richmond, Daniel (Kristi) Ross of OH, David Ross (Vanessa) of Fountain City, Cory Leinweber of FL, Ryan Leinweber of WI, Mark Leinweber of WI, Annie Stinson of Richmond, John (Sue) Craig Jr. of OH, and Diannia Conner of Indianapolis; 52 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great-grandchildren; and she also leaves behind many nephews, nieces, and dear friends. Ruth’s husband of 53 years, Loyal Ross; parents, Ray and Callie Jackson; brother, James Kutter; sister, Rose Clevenger; grandson, Jason Ray Glen Ross; and great-granddaughter, Kylie Brooke welcomed her into Heaven. Visitation for Ruth Eileen Ross will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, February 18, 2013, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road West, Richmond. Funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, February 19, 2013, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at

4:00PM to 8:00PM on Monday, February 18th, 2013 at Doan & Mills Funeral Home (map/driving directions)

10:00AM at Doan & Mills Funeral Home on Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 (map/driving directions)

Glen Haven Memorial Gardens
4537 IN-227
Richmond, IN 47374 (map/driving directions)