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Iva Mae Cook Ross

Iva Mae Cook Ross, age 92 of Lancaster, former resident of Millersport, passed away February 17, 2014, at Crestview Manor Nursing Home.

She was a member of Fairfield Baptist Church in Thurston, for over 30 years, Rushville Senior Citizens, and loved her bowling.

Iva is survived by her daughter, Patricia (Richard) Pickering of Lancaster,; son, James F. (Patricia) Cook of Canal Winchester; several grandchildren; several greatgrandchildren; several great-greatgrandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and special friend, Gina LeFever of Lancaster.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, Pearl F. Cook and Gary Ross, son, Larry F. Cook, two grandchildren, Tony Pickering and Shane Cook, parents, James W. and Ida Mae Crawford, sister, Mary Baker, and brother-in-law, Bill Baker.

Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, February 21, 2014, in the Frank E. Smith Funeral Home Chapel, 405 N. Columbus St., Lancaster, with Pastor Marvin Buculhimer officiating. Burial to follow in Primitive Baptist Cemetery, Thurston. Friends may visit Thursday from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial gifts may be given to Fairfield Baptist Church, 7991 Old Millersport Rd., PO Box 247, Thurston, Ohio 43157.

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