Walter Eugene Cross, age 85, of Dalton, passed away on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at Wood Dale Health Care.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lester and Halie Cross; brother, Buford Cross; sister, Dorothy King.
Mr. Cross was a member of Cedar Valley Cathedral of Praise.
He is survived by his wife, Pauline Bell Cross of Dalton; daughter and son-in-law, Betty and Steve Duzan of Cayce, SC; two sons and daughters-in-law, Tony and Mary Cross and Bobby and Lisa Cross, all of Dalton; sisters, Willodean Sutton of Cohutta, Estleen Ridley of Dalton, brothers, Robert Cross of Cohutta and Donald Cross of Dalton; 6 grandchildren, Anthony Cross, Michael Cross, Tabitha Wheat, Philip Cross, Tim Duzan and Christopher Duzan; 8 great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews also survive.
The funeral service will be held Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with Rev. Larry Woodson officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Cohutta.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday from 12:00 noon until the service time at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimers Association, 922 East Morris Street, Dalton, GA 30721
You may leave the family a message or light a memorial candle on the tribute wall at www.julianpeeples.com
Funeral arrangements are by Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Dalton. For more information, call 706-259-7455.
Published on October 20, 2017