Mrs. Alice Pearl Ross, 47 years old, passed away Sunday at her home in Green Ridge.

Mrs. Ross was born April 5, 1892, and was married to Anthony Ross in 1907. To this union were born the following children, Mrs. Myrtle Miller, Mrs. Mary Schroeder, Mrs. Rhoda Schroeder, and Anthony Ross of Green Ridge, and Mrs. Minnie James and Mrs. Mamie Frazier, both of Windsor.

Besides her children, she is also survived by her father, Charles Drinkwater, and mother, Mrs. Fannie Drinkwater; and the following sisters: Mrs. C. W. Hughes of Oklahoma, Mrs. Sofus Peterson of Warrensburg, Mrs. John Bush and Mrs. Boyd Coon, both of Sedalia, and Mrs. Willis Gabriel of Nelson. Eight grandchildren also survive. A brother preceded her in death.

Mrs. Ross was a member of the Memorial Baptist church, where funeral services were conducted Monday. Reverend G. M. Baker, pastor of the Union church, northeast of Sedalia, officiated.

Interment was in the Memorial Baptist church cemetery.

Source: Sedalia Democrat, 22 Aug 1939
Submitter: Justin Watkins