Cemetery Interments

Martha Laverne (Matthews) Gross

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Cemetery ....

Status:  Public = Public    
Plot Location:  S-21-21 Section:  S
Plot Status:  Interred Row:  21
Plot Type:  Plot
Date of Interment:  1/6/2012 Grave:  21

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Interred Name:  Martha Laverne (Matthews) Gross
Age:  81 Years, 9 Months, 2 Days SSN:  xxx-xx-
Date of Birth:  3/30/1930 Birth Certificate:  
Place of Birth:  Cape Girardeau County, MO
Date of Death:  1/1/2012 Death Certificate:  
Place of Death:  St Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, MO

Family Pedigree Chart ....



 Chester Matthews


 Martha Laverne (Matthews) Gross



Kevin Gross




Pat Palisch




Robin Thompson





  Robert W Gross




       M: 07/28/1950 Gordonville, MO
       D: 03/25/2002 Widow









 Martha Ahrens

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Life ....

Employers:  Jackson Hosiery Mill
West Lane Elementary School
Occupations:  Cook
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Funeral Home ....

Ford & Sons Funeral Home



Physical Address:

1001 N. Mt. Auburn Road

Cape Girardeau, MO 63702-0069

Mailing Address:

PO Box 69

Cape Girardeau, MO 63702-0069



Phone -

 (573) 334-1313

Website - http://FordAndSonsFuneralHome.com

Fax -

 (573) 335-2323




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Funeral Official:
Rev. Gary Hoffstetter



Obituary ....

Martha LaVerne Gross, 81, of Jackson died Sunday, January 1, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

She was born March 30, 1930, in Cape Girardeau County, to Chester and Martha Ahrens Matthews. She and Robert W. Gross were married July 28, 1950, at Gordonville. He preceded her in death March 25, 2002.

LaVerne grew up in Gordonville, worked at Jackson Hosiery Mill, and was a cook at West Lane Elementary School. She was a volunteer at Saint Francis, Jackson Senior Center and Teen Challenge. She was a member of Christ Lutheran Church at Gordonville.

Survivors include a son, Kevin Gross (Donna) of Jackson; two daughters, Pat Palisch (John) and Robin Thompson (Billy Joe) of Jackson; three grandchildren, Matthew and Christopher Palisch, and B.J. Thompson, all of Jackson.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Friends may call from 11 a.m. to service time Friday at Christ Lutheran Church.

The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at the church, with the Rev. Gary Hoffstetter officiating. Burial will be in Christ Lutheran Church Cemetery.

Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be given to Jackson Senior Center or Christ Lutheran Church Cemetery Fund, 248 Albert Street, Gordonville, MO 63752.

Online condolences may be made at www.fordandsonsfuneralhome.com.


Newspapers Published:
Wednesday, January 4, 2012 in the Southeast Missourian.

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Memorials ....

Church Cemetery Fund, 248 Albert Street, Gordonville, MO 63752.

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