CROSS, Frances Jul 6, 1918 – Aug 9, 2020

Frances A. Cross, 102, of Kokomo, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2020, at her residence, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on July 6, 1918, to the late Sylvester and Alice Cross in Strouthers, Ohio.
She retired from Delco Electronics in 1974 after being employed for over 30 years in assembly. When Fran was young, she enjoyed climbing trees, running, and caring for her younger brothers and sisters. The family farm was her life and she lived there since she was 18 years old, working along with her siblings, Henry and Gen, after their father passed, to care for the family. Fran was a hard worker her whole life and her first priority was always, family first. She enjoyed gardening, planting trees, and taking family photos. Fran was an amazing woman and she will be missed by all.
She is survived by her sister, Mary Morris; two sisters-in-law, Dorothy Cross and Lorraine Cross; nieces and nephews, Dick, Mary Ann, Susan, Jordanna, Tiffany, Rhonda, Leslie, Michael, John, Edward, Ruth Ann, Matt, Emily, David, Jim, Janice, Robin, and Eric; and many great- and great-great-nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; several siblings, Jo (Giggs) Breedlove, Henry (Joyce) Cross, Gen (Guy) Arnold, Sylvester Cross, Eddie (Dorothy) Cross; brother-in-law, Homer Morris; Cecilia (Tom) Brown, Paul Cross; and nephew, David Cross.
There will be a time of visitation for Fran on Thursday, Aug., 13, 2020, from 3 p.m. until the time of service at 5 p.m., at Ellers Mortuary Webster Chapel, 3400 S. Webster St., Kokomo. Pastor Mike Ennis will be officiating. You may read Frances’s obituary at

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