12/1/12 — Wynnette Elizabeth York Gross

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.