Bobby Gene Ross

Mr. Bobby Gene Ross, age 70, of Cartersville, passed away Monday April 26, 2021, at Cartersville Medical Center.

He was born in Cartersville, Georgia, November 12, 1950, son of the late Keith Martin Ross and Beatrice Cornwell Ross. He was a member of The Church of God of The Union Assembly Cartersville where he served as a deacon. He was retired from Graham Packaging Company. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and working on cars, from classic to hot rods and race cars. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend.

He is survived by his loving wife, Wanda Story Ross; three sons, Allen (Marsha) Ross, Courtney (Katy) Worsham and Jeremy (Lisa) Worsham; two daughters, Terri (James) Bryson and Lindsey (Josh) Haney; brothers, Daniel (Sandra) Ross and Martin (Linda) Ross; Sister, Martha (Linn) Mercer; uncles, L.C. (Wilma) Cornwell and K.O. (Thelma) Cornwell; brothers and sisters-in-law, David Story, Charles Timothy (Lakita) Story, Debra (Hugh) Abernathy, Melissa (D. J.) Tanner, Autumn (Ralph) Amos; 16 grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services will be held Monday, May 3, 2021, at 3:30 pm from The Church of God of The Union Assembly Cartersville with Reverends Jeff Gentry, Jeff Chapel and Jamie Haygood officiating. Interment will follow in the church Cemetery. Pallbearers include Adam Ross, Haven Wright, and Jeremy Worsham.

The family will receive friends Monday from 12:00 pm until 2:00 pm at Barton Funeral Home and from 3:00 pm until 3:30 pm at The Church of God of The Union Assembly Cartersville.

Family and friends attending services will be required to wear a face mask and observe social distancing. Sign the guestbook and leave online condolences at

R. Dudley Barton & Son Funeral Home, Adairsville, is in charge of funeral arrangements for Mr. Bobby Gene Ross.