Staff Sergeant Mickey Ross
Graveside services for Staff Sergeant Mickey Ross were held Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at the Carson Cemetery. Staff Sergeant Ross, 79, passed away Sunday, May 19, 2019, at Forrest General Hospital. Reverend Charles Lee Loftin officiated and interment was in the Carson Cemetery.
Saulters Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Pallbearers were Chad Daley, Adam Barrett, Ty Barrett, Logan Ferrell, Jordan Ferrell and Alex Ross.
Mickey Wayne Ross was born April 25, 1940, in Sumrall to Cecil W. Ross and Alma Miller Ross. He was in the U.S. Army National Guard. He was a retired Mississippi State Highway Patrolman. He was a member of Prentiss Baptist Church and also the American Association of State Troopers.
He was preceded in death by his mother and father and his wife, Pat Ross, and two brothers, James O. Ross and Kenneth J. Ross.
Staff Sergeant Ross is survived by his daughter, Sonja Counts of Lafayette, Louisiana; one stepdaughter, Julie Perrigin of Hattiesburg; one step son, Mike Boleware of Hattiesburg; seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Online condolences and a guest registry are available at www.saultersmoorefuneralhome.com.