Obituary: Charlotte Ann Ross

May 11, 1944 – June 2, 2020

Charlotte Ann Ross, 76, of Mitchell, passed away on Tuesday, June 2, 2020m at IU Health Hospital-Bloomington.

Born May 11, 1944, in Lawrence County, she was the daughter of Frank Riggle, Doris (Terrell) Riggle-Elliot and stepfather, John Elliot.

She married Jerry Ross on October 25, 1961 and he survives.

She attended Silverville Baptist Church. She retired as Chief Matron of Lawrence County Sherriff’s Department.

Surviving are her husband, Jerry; two sons, Jerry Ross, Jr. and companion Beverly Trowbridge, Terry Scott Ross; one daughter, Vicky (Danny) Bridges; five grandchildren; two brothers, Ralph Riggle and Larry Riggle; several nieces nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents, stepfather, and one sister, Frances Craig.

A private graveside service will be on Friday, June 5, 2020, at Beech Grove Cemetery.

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