James Daniel Ross, III, age 59, passed away Thursday, September 4, 2014 at SECU Hospice House in Smithfield.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Sunday, September 7, 2014 in the chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home with Reverend Jill B. Gonzales officiating. Burial will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park with military honors.
He was a native of Live Oak, Florida and a truck driver for over 25 years. Daniel was preceded in death by his mother, Marilyn Keene Ross.
He is survived by his wife, Lisa Allen Ross; father and step-mother, J.D. Ross, Jr. and Alice Faye Ross of Live Oak, FL; four sons, James Ross (Brittany) of Youngsville, NC, William Todd-Ross (Melanie) of Princeton, NC, Aaron Ross (Tammy) of Burlington, NC, and Zack (Asia) of Clayton, NC; four grandchildren, Alex Todd, Brandon Todd, Langdon Ross, and Waylon Ross; one sister, Motina Goff of McAlpine, FL.; one step-sister, Deanna Fillyaw (Steve) of Live Oak, FL.; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM Saturday, September 6, 2014 at the funeral home and at other times at the residence.
Memorials may be to SECU Hospice House, 426 Hospital Rd., Smithfield, NC 27577.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.mclaurinatpinecrest.com.
Arrangements are with McLaurin Funeral Home.