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Robert Eugene Ross, Sr.

November 30, 1942 — January 25, 2021

Robert Eugene Ross, Sr., 78, of Holly Hill, South Carolina husband to Mary Elizabeth Disher Ross of 55 years, entered into eternal rest on Monday, January 25, 2021 while at his home.

Born on November 30, 1942 in Athens, Tennessee, Robert was a son of the late, Paul Ross and Ida Bell (Tyler) Ross. Robert worked as a truck driver in the trucking industry and he served his country honorably in the Air Force. Robert will be remembered for his love of his wife and his family, his love of animals, his love of travel with his friends and his generous heart.

In addition to his wife, Robert is preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Jack Ross. Robert survived by his son, Robert E. Ross, Jr. of Holly Hill; his granddaughters, Ryan Emily Ross of Summerville, South Carolina and Addison Elizabeth Ross of Summerville, South Carolina; his brother Clifford Ross of Elkin, North Carolina and his sister, Maxine Ross Bivens of Elkin, North Carolina

The family will receive friends on Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 5:00 PM until 7:00 P.M. at Avinger Funeral Home in Holly Hill.

The service will be held at Friday, January 29, 2021 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Avinger Funeral Home with Reverend Owen Hill, officiating. Rite of committal and interment will follow services where he will be laid to rest next to his wife in the Holly Hill Cemetery in Holly Hill.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Robert`s memory may be sent to St. Jude's Children's Hospital or a Charity which supports the Rescue and Care of Animals.

Expressions of sympathy may be viewed or submitted online at

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Avinger Funeral Home, 2274 Eutaw Rd., Holly Hill, SC 29059, (803) 496-3434.
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Thursday, January 28, 2021

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Friday, January 29, 2021

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