ROBERT S. ROSS
April 1, 1934 – April 10, 2017
Robert Spencer Ross, 83, of 24544 U. S. Highway 264, Swan Quarter, died on Monday, April 10, 2017, at Vidant Medical Center, Greenville.
Born in Hyde County, April 1, 1934, he was the son of the late Charlie Warren and Olive Grace Spencer Ross. He was married to the former Elizabeth Ann Harris who survives. He spent his working years as a carpenter and boat builder, later spending some years as a commercial fisherman and often repaired outboard motors.
A funeral service will be held at 4:00 p.m Thursday at the family plot in Soule Cemetery with Raffael Farrow, Jr. officiating.
Surviving in addition to his wife are a son, Lester W. Ross and wife, Martha of Swan Quarter; a daughter, Karen R. Carawan and her husband, Tony of Swan Quarter; grandchildren, Courtney Ann Carawan and Chase Alexander Carawan.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions are suggested to the Engelhard, Fairfield or Swan Quarter Volunteer Fire Departments.
The family will receive friends at the home.
Arrangements are by Bryan Funeral Service, Swan Quarter.
Thursday April 13th, 2017
20791 US Highway 264
Swan Quarter, NC 27885
Special Instructions: In lieu of flowers memorial contributions are suggested to the Engelhard, Fairfield or Swan Quarter Volunteer Fire DepartmentsText me the address
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Elizabeth Ann & Family just heard of Robert's passing--so sorry for your loss and prayers for you at this time. Martha Bush Johnson
Submitted by Martha Bush Johnson on May 22 2017 04:55:55 PM
Praying for peace and comfort for you all. I always enjoyed Mr. Robert's haircut appts. He always had a story to tell me or we would talk about gardening. Amazing how much you can learn in 20 minutes at a time. Will surely miss him.
Submitted by Stephanie Marshall on Apr 15 2017 07:58:54 AM
Karen and family, I am sorry for your loss. Praying for you and your family during his time.
Submitted by Angela White on Apr 14 2017 02:24:06 PM
Ricky Linsey and I send our condolences to the family in the death of Mr. Robert. He was a kind man.
Submitted by Elizabeth Swindell on Apr 13 2017 12:15:55 PM
Prayers for the family! Gardner & Kim Smith
Submitted by Gardner & Kim Smith on Apr 13 2017 10:06:49 AM
Condolence to the family
Submitted by Connie Flowers on Apr 13 2017 10:03:01 AM
May you and your family find comfort during this time. We send our love and prayers of comfort during your time of bereavement. Rosemary Mann and Rosalyn Barnard
Submitted by Rosemary Mann on Apr 12 2017 06:45:55 PM
Elizabeth, Karen & Lester:
I am deeply sorry to hear of your loss. I am wishing that your fond memories help during this difficult time.
Submitted by Brenda Brooks Railton on Apr 12 2017 12:56:51 PM
Sorry to learn of Mr Roberts passing. Thoughts of y'all at this time.
Submitted by Merita and David on Apr 11 2017 08:20:46 PM
Prayers of comfort and peace to your family.
Dick and Sandra Tunnell
Submitted by Sandra tunnell on Apr 11 2017 06:56:30 PM
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