A memorial service is scheduled for 11 a.m., Wednesday, June 13, 2012, at Grace Community Church for Wynell Gross, age 81, who passed away on Saturday, June 9, 2012, at her home. Rev. Rick Hale will be officiating. Wynell will be cremated according to her wishes.
Wynell was born July 18, 1930, in Knox City, Texas, to Dick and Jewel Swanner Jordan. She is survived by her husband, Marvin C. Gross of Roswell; daughter, Casey Zynda and husband Rick of Madison, Wis.; son, Jim Jones and wife Karen of Madison, Wis.; step-daughters, Diane Coston, Donna Priest and Dorothy Martin and husband Jeff of Roswell; son-in-law, Doug Schaefer of Boise, Idaho; brothers, Jack Jordan and Wayne Jordan of Wichita Falls, Texas; sister, Mary Taylor of Midland, Texas; nephew, Cary Taylor of Midland, Texas; 13 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
Wynell is preceded in death by her parents; brother, Donald Jordan; sister, Juanita Schutte; first husband, Dale Jones and daughter, Jackie Schaefer.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Ballard Funeral Home and Crematory. An online registry can be accessed at ballardfuneralhome.com.