Funeral services for Mrs. Wynnette Elizabeth York Gross, age 86, of the Hubbard’s Cove Community of Grundy County will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Saturday, December 1, 2012 at Wesley’s Chapel Methodist Church with Dr. Dean Northcutt, Bro. Clayton Jones, and Bro. Jess Tenpenny officiating.
Burial will follow in the Wesley’s Chapel Cemetery.
Visitation with the family will be from 2:00 PM until 9:00 PM on Friday, November 30 at Manchester Funeral Home. The body will lie in state at the church, beginning at 9:00 AM on Saturday.
Mrs. Gross passed away on Wednesday, November 28, at the home of her son in Morrison.
Mrs. Gross was born in Morrison, TN, the daughter of the late Joe York and Mary Belle Duncan York. She was a homemaker. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, and gardening and was a longtime member of the Wesley’s Chapel Methodist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Alvin Gross, a brother, Lavern York, who was killed in the Korean conflict, and a step-brother, Jess Tenpenny.
She is survived by her son, Alan (Pam) Gross of Morrison; grandson, Brad (Donna) Gross and their children, Kelsey, Brady, and Shelbe, of McMinnville; granddaughter, Kresta Jacobs and her daughters, Kaylen and Anna Kate of McMinnville; special niece, Shirley Aughingaugh; special nephew, Jess Tenpenny, Jr.; and several other nieces and nephews; and a host of friends including special caretakers, Valerie, Charlotte, Monica, Faye, and the staff of Aseracare Hospice.
MANCHESTER FUNERAL HOME IS HONORED TO SERVE THE GROSS FAMILY