2017-09-13 / Obituaries


Joe Dickson Cross, age 87, of Louisville, Kentucky, died Saturday, August 26, 2017.

A memorial service was held at the chapel at St. Francis in the Fields Episcopal Church on Thursday, August 31, 2017.

Born in Albany in 1930, he was an army veteran, entrepreneur, car dealer, and church deacon. He loved travel, scuba diving, real estate, and new experiences.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Jennie Dickson Cross and Clarence Lewis Cross; stepmother, Mildred Pidcock Cross; sister, Sue Cross Savage; and son, John Charles Cross.

He is survived by his children, Janet Cross, Joe Cross Jr. (Ann), Julie Henry (Errol), Jennifer Cross (Tracie) and Jason Cross; mother of his children, Jane Cooke Cross; sister, Lillian Cross; five grandchildren, five greatgrandchildren, and nieces and nephews.

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