Florence Jean Cross
Florence Jean Cross, age 76, of Branson, Missouri, passed away Thursday, June 18, 2020, in Monett, Missouri. She entered this life August 29, 1943, in Lawrence County, Missouri, the daughter of William and Vesta (Frazier) Cross. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.
Florence was an active member of the First Baptist Church in Branson, Missouri, and happily shared her faith with those around her. Besides living in the United States, Florence lived in both England and Italy. She had the opportunity to admire the beauty and wildlife of Kruger National Park in South Africa. Her life will bring memories to all who knew and loved her.
Florence is preceded in death by her parents; sister, Suzanne Cavener; brother, John Cross; niece, Paula Herndon; and a nephew, Harold Gene Herndon.
She is survived by her sister, Dorothy Weldy of Aurora, Missouri; brother, David (Nina) Cross of Aurora, Missouri; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be planned for a later time with Pastor Jeff Wilcox officiating, and then she will be inurned at the Marionville IOOF Cemetery in Marionville, Missouri. Memorial contributions may be made, in Florence’s name, to the Shepherd of the Hills Humane Society. (www.bransonhumanesociety.com). To leave an online condolence, please visit www.cremationsoftheozarks.com.