Mildred Gross



Mildred Rose Gross, 80, of Myrtle Beach, SC passed away peacefully Monday, July 17, 2017 at Grand Strand Healthcare. She was born July 22, 1936 in Gloster, MS, daughter of the late John Paul and Rose Ford McNeil.

In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by a brother, Lewis McNeil.
Survivors include her loving husband of 62 years, Rev. John Gross, Sr.,; children, John L. Gross, Jr. and wife Paula of Myrtle Beach, Jeffrey N. Gross and wife Cathy of Knoxville, TN, Jason C. Gross and wife Sherri of Louisville, MS; brother, John Paul McNeil, Jr. and wife Linda of Baton Rouge, LA; sister, Sylvia Craig and husband Thad of Memphis, TN; grandchildren, Lindsey Perkins of WA, Matthew Gross of TN, Laurie Marks and husband Joshua of MS, Lauren Gross of Myrtle Beach and Natalie Marks and husband Justin of MS; five great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Mildred worked at Grand Strand Healthcare as the activity director for several years. She loved gardening, crocheting and loved reading Agthea Christy.

She will be missed by her family, friends and by the love of her life, John.

A visitation will be held 6:00-8:00PM Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at Burroughs Funeral Home, 3558 Old Kings Hwy, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Thursday, July 20, 2017 at South Strand Assembly of God, 3507 US-17 BUS, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576. Burial will follow at Southern Palms Memorial Gardens in North Myrtle Beach.

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Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet (843.651.1440) is in charge of arrangements.