Granville Drummond Ross


Mr. Granville Drummond Ross, 95, of Hallwood, husband of the late Charlotte Smith Ross, passed away March 16, 2020, at Shore Health and Rehab Center in Parksley.

Born June 23, 1924, in Messongo, he was the son of the late James Frank Ross and Emma Daisey Godwin Ross. Mr. Ross was a retired warden for the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries. He loved his cats and loved his Lord.

Mr. Ross is survived by two daughters, Barbara Folk and husband, Michael, of Charlotte, N.C., and Ann Thornton and husband, Alvin, of Messongo; nine grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.

Other than his parents and his wife, he was preceded in death by two sons, Mitchel F. Ross and wife, Debbie, and James Ross.

Funeral services will be held Friday, March 20, 2020, at 2 p.m. from the graveside of the Parksley Cemetery with Michael Folk officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Accomack Northampton Pregnancy Center, P.O. Box 123, Onley, VA 23418 or at

Arrangements were made by the Thornton Funeral Home in Parksley.

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