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William Otis Cross, 70, Green County, KY (1951-2022)

William Otis Cross of Greensburg, Kentucky, son of the late Lonnie Cross and Mattie Wright Cross, was born Monday, July 23, 1951 in Greensburg, Kentucky and departed this life on Wednesday 25, 2022 at Bowling Green Medical Center. He was 70 years, 10 months, and 2 days of age.

He made a profession of faith in Christ and attended the Macedonia Baptist Church. He was also a greeter for the Tater Bin.

Survivors include two sisters and a brother-in-law: Callie Coffey of Greensburg and Correll and William "Fats" Coffey of Greensburg; nieces and nephews: David and Wanda Hodges of Summersville, Donna and Daryl Rogers of Greensburg, Joan and Donnie York of Greensburg, Ricky and Betsy Cross of Indiana, CJ and Loretta Coffey of Greensburg; and a host of other relatives and friends.

He was also preceded in death by two brothers: James Cross and Veron Lee Cross; two sisters Wanda Jean Cross and Ruby Nell Cross.

The funeral Services for William Otis Cross will be conducted 1pmCT Saturday at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home in Greensburg with burial to follow at Macedonia Cemetery. Bro. Brad Davis and Bro. Larry Wisdom officiating.

Visitation is requested from 4-8 Friday at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7 Saturday until time of the funeral service.

The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take form of donations to the Macedonia Cemetery Fund or the Gideon Bible Fund which can be made at the funeral home.

PALLBEARERS: Daryl Rogers, David Hodges, Chatman Rogers, Chamren Rogers, CJ Coffey, Ricky Cross

HONORARY PALLBEARERS: Dennis Jagger, Les Bryant, Dewayne Bryant, Zach Jewell, Kayden Bennett, Employees of Adult Family Care.

This story was posted on 2022-05-26 20:31:51
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