Franklin Thomas Ross Jr.

A good father, a good friend, a good man.

Franklin Thomas Ross Jr., 73, passed away May 18, 2020, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. Born in Seattle, Washington, he was the son of the late Nelma Wyman Ross, and Franklin Thomas Ross Sr. Frank retired after thirty years with 3M, was a loving father, grandfather, and friend who enjoyed working on his land, his many ambitious projects, hunting, and spending time with family and friends. Preceded in death by father, Franklin Thomas Ross Sr; mother, Nelma Wyman Ross; and sister, Deanna Jo Dickmann. Frank was a veteran of the United States Armed Forces and was honorably discharged after serving with the Army in Korea. Frank is survived by brother, David E. Ross, daughter, Michele Palmer (Ross); son, Everett Ross; grandchildren, Heather Rudisill, Samantha Palmer, Ross Palmer, Nathan Ross, and Owen Ross. Private services will be held for the family with burial at the family cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in memory of Franklin Ross to the American Cancer Society @ americancancersociety.org

Leavitt Funeral Home Belpre is assisting with arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.leavittfuneralhome.com