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Shirley Ann Gross

Shirley Ann Gross, 86, of Hatfield, Arkansas, passed away on February 16, 2024, in Mount Ida, Arkansas. She was born on August 1, 1937, to Bennie Fisher and Ruth Lea Crunk Fisher in Hatfield, Arkansas. She was a loving mother and housewife who loved gardening and genealogy. She volunteered at the local library and was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution.

Shirley is preceded in death by her parents, Bennie and Ruth Crunk Fisher, husband, James Gross, brother, Bennie Fisher, Jr., and sister-in-law, Wanda Fisher.

She is survived by her son, Larry Gross and wife Pam of Hatfield, Arkansas, daughter Terry Dodd and husband Mike of Blanchard, Oklahoma, brothers, Jimmy Fisher of De Queen, Arkansas, David Fisher and wife Brenda of Hatfield, Arkansas, sister-in-law, Jean Fisher of Argile, Texas, grandchildren, Falone Sharum and husband Jeff of Greenwood, Arkansas, Clayton Gross of Hatfield, Arkansas, Andrea Wampler and husband Joel of Blanchard, Oklahoma, Travis Dodd and wife Traci of Mannford, Oklahoma, great-grandchildren, Natalia, Isabel, and August Villafana of Blanchard, Oklahoma, Brooklyn, Cooper, and Aubree Dodd of Mannford, Oklahoma, Nashton and Aniston Sharum of Greenwood, Arkansas.

Services will be held at 10:00 am Tuesday, February 20, 2024, at Hatfield First Baptist Church in Hatfield, Arkansas, with the interment to follow at Six Mile Cemetery in Hatfield, Arkansas. Brother Bob Bradley and Brother Scott O’Rear will be officiating under the direction of Beasley-Wood Funeral Home. A visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Monday, February 19, 2024, at Beasley Wood Funeral Home.

Pallbearers are Clayton Gross, Travis Dodd, Cooper Dodd, Jeff Sharum, Patrick Fisher, and Justin Fisher.

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