DONNA JEAN ROSS ENGLISH, 79, of Linton, IN passed away at 2 P.M. Tuesday August 11, 2020 in Regional Hospital at Terre Haute, IN.
She was born August 18, 1940 in Indianapolis, IN to Marvin Ogle and Ruth (Sloan) Ogle.
Donna married her first husband Robert L. Ross January 5, 1957, and he passed away on April 26, 2011.
Survivors include her children, Lori Williford (Chuck) of Indianapolis, IN, Bob Ross (Kim) of Jasonville, IN, Pastor Jerry Ross (Sheryl) of Jasonville, IN, David Ross (Jessica) of Indianapolis, IN; grandchildren, — 12; great-grandchildren, — 35.
She was preceded in death by her parents, 1st husband Robert L. Ross, 2nd husband Charles R. English .
Donna attended Greencastle High School, she enjoyed antiquing, gardening and canning. Donna was a Pastor’s wife for 41 years, she along with her husband Pastor Robert L. Ross founded Blessed Hope Baptist Church in 1973 where she was always active serving as a Sunday school teacher, church secretary and church soloist.
Arrangements are entrusted to Michael W. Cox, Cox Funeral Home; 218 South Meridian Street; Jasonville, Indiana. Visitation is scheduled from 5 to 8 P.M. Friday and 10 A.M. until service time Saturday at Blessed Hope Baptist Church on Hwy 59. Funeral Services are 11 A.M. Saturday, August 15, 2020 with Pastor Jerry Ross and Pastor Jerell Clanney officiating.
Donna will be laid to rest at Peavey Cemetery in Howesville, IN.