Obituary photo of Althea Ross, Columbus-Ohio
In Loving Memory of

Althea Ross

1954 - 2017
Obituary photo of Althea Ross, Columbus-Ohio
In Loving Memory of

Althea Ross

1954 - 2017

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Friday, September 15, 2017 from 10:00am to 11:00am
Newcomer - Northeast Chapel
3047 East Dublin-Granville Road
Columbus, OH  43231
614-818-1188
Service:
Friday, September 15, 2017 at 11:00am
Newcomer - Northeast Chapel
3047 East Dublin-Granville Road
Columbus, OH  43231
614-818-1188
Althea Marie Ross,63, and Tuskegee, Alabama native passed away September 1,2017. Althea was born in Tuskegee, Alabama to the late Melvin Granvel Ross, Sr. and the late Juanita Bristow Ross.

Althea attended the Tuskegee Institute School of Veterinary Medicine where she graduated with Honors in 1979 to then work in veterinary private practice in Philadelphia, PA to which she worked several years until the she was then federally hired by the FDA to work in the USDA branch as an Inspection Supervisor of Poultry Products in Cornelia, GA. Althea then raised her first and only son and worked for 27 additional years until her disease forced her into an early retirement in 2010. Althea then continued fighting her disease of Multiple-Sclerosis for an additional 7 years in Columbus, Ohio, until she succumb to the sickness in her sleep in 2017.

Althea is survived by her brothers William Ross and wife Felicia Ross, Melvin Granvel Ross, Jr. and wife Betty Ross, her sister Juanita Ross, her nephews Michael, Markus, Malcolm, and Matthew, her niece Alicia, and her son Stephen. Althea lead long full life, that of Compassionate Love & Laughter to which she brought Brilliance, Beauty, with a Vibrant Colorful Sheer Sharp Wit. She will and shall be sincerely missed.
Althea Marie Ross,63, and Tuskegee, Alabama native passed away September 1,2017. Althea was born in Tuskegee, Alabama to the late Melvin Granvel Ross, Sr. and the late Juanita Bristow Ross.

Althea attended the Tuskegee Institute School of Veterinary Medicine where she graduated with Honors in 1979 to then work in veterinary private practice in Philadelphia, PA to which she worked several years until the she was then federally hired by the FDA to work in the USDA branch as an Inspection Supervisor of Poultry Products in Cornelia, GA. Althea then raised her first and only son and worked for 27 additional years until her disease forced her into an early retirement in 2010. Althea then continued fighting her disease of Multiple-Sclerosis for an additional 7 years in Columbus, Ohio, until she succumb to the sickness in her sleep in 2017.

Althea is survived by her brothers William Ross and wife Felicia Ross, Melvin Granvel Ross, Jr. and wife Betty Ross, her sister Juanita Ross, her nephews Michael, Markus, Malcolm, and Matthew, her niece Alicia, and her son Stephen. Althea lead long full life, that of Compassionate Love & Laughter to which she brought Brilliance, Beauty, with a Vibrant Colorful Sheer Sharp Wit. She will and shall be sincerely missed.
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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Friday, September 15, 2017 from 10:00am to 11:00am
Newcomer - Northeast Chapel
3047 East Dublin-Granville Road
Columbus, OH  43231
614-818-1188
Service:
Friday, September 15, 2017 at 11:00am
Newcomer - Northeast Chapel
3047 East Dublin-Granville Road
Columbus, OH  43231
614-818-1188

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