- May 8, 1957 - February 24, 2013
- Clayton, North Carolina
of Ernest's Passing
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“Dear Sally and JC,
You have so graciously shared this journey with us. We pray that you and the rest of Ernie's family will be comforted and find...Read More »
1 of 37 | Posted by: George and Sharon Wells - AL
We are so sorry to hear about Ernie, we just found out about his passing. Ernie was a great guy, we all liked him so much. So many...Read More »
2 of 37 | Posted by: Wayne Knight - Aiken, SC
“Sally and J.C., I am saddened by the loss of your loved one, Ernie. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and your families at this...Read More »
3 of 37 | Posted by: Virginia Greene Hoffman - AL
“Sally and family, you are surrounded by a multitude of family and friends who love you. I am one of them.
4 of 37 | Posted by: Jenny James - Birmingham
“Janessa and Heather, we're so sorry for the loss of your dear father Ernie, and regret that we never got to meet him. The tribute photos show the...Read More »
5 of 37 | Posted by: Chuck and Jill Ferguson - Denver, CO
“Brenda, Words can't say enough. Our hearts go out to you. You are in our prayers. I am here if there is ever anything, anything I can do to help you...Read More »
6 of 37 | Posted by: Lee Ann and Richard Nelson - NC
“Rembering a good life lived.
7 of 37 | Posted by: Mary Cotter - Greenville, NC
“Brenda and entire Gross family, I am so sorry about Ernie. Our prayers and thoughts are with you at this most dificult time. Heaven has just got a...Read More »
8 of 37 | Posted by: Mary & Jeff Cotter - Greenville, NC
“Our prayers are with you today Gross family. I only met Ernie once at J.C and Sally's wedding but I remember him very fondly. I am so thankful that...Read More »
9 of 37 | Posted by: Julie Herring - Birmingham, AL
“Mr. Ernie’s dedication and commitment to his job made working with him a delight. I am glad to have had the opportunity to know him. While his...Read More »
10 of 37 | Posted by: DeVora Miller - Dunn, NC
“Our thoughts are with you all at this time of your loss. Love to you Brenda, Jennifer and Julian.
11 of 37 | Posted by: Betty and Ricky Smith...Tyler and Colby - NC
“Brenda and Jennifer and Family:
May God comfort you today and the days to come. I love you Brenda and you and Ernie took me into your home when we...Read More »
12 of 37 | Posted by: Betty Smith - Ellenboro, NC
“Words cannot express the heartfelt sadness that we feel due to your loss. Be comforted to know that he is at peace now and his new life is just...Read More »
13 of 37 | Posted by: Pat and Bill Wates - Greenwood, SC
“Jennifer and Julian,
Our hearts are with you all today in your time of great loss. May God comfort you during this time.
14 of 37 | Posted by: APBS - Aiken, SC
“Jenn, Brenda, and family. We all here in the office want you to know of our love for y'all, and Ernie. We are very saddened to learn of his death...Read More »
15 of 37 | Posted by: David - Aiken, SC
“Brenda. I was so sorry to hear about Ernie. It was a shock. He was a wonderful boss and friend. If you need anything please let me know. My thoughts...Read More »
16 of 37 | Posted by: cherrill turner
“Dearest Sally, our hearts are grieved at the loss Ernie. What a blessing for you to be with him as he went home. We all yearn for those who have gone...Read More »
17 of 37 | Posted by: Dawn and John Warren
“When I met Ernie, who would have believed that he would become such a huge part of my life. He has been a mentor, confidant, and friend. I miss our...Read More »
18 of 37 | Posted by: Peggy Tyndall - Goldsboro, NC
“Our Prayers and Condolences go out to you and your family Brenda.
With Love and Prayers,
Bobby Dalke Jr.
19 of 37 | Posted by: Bobby Dalke Jr. - Asheboro, NC
“Ernie and I worked the same areas for several years, I with Roses , he with Maxway.
He and I worked several beach souvenir shows together and...Read More »
20 of 37 | Posted by: Roger Reams - NC - Friend
“Ernie was a co-worker, a teacher, but most importantly, he was my friend.
I will miss him.
My prayers are with you all.
21 of 37 | Posted by: Cathrene Grand - Raleigh, NC
“Ms. Evelyn, Sally and Heather,
Thinking of you three, as well as, the entire Gross family at this time.
...Read More »
22 of 37 | Posted by: Cecelia Bryson - Birmingham, AL
We will continue to keep you and your family in our prayers and thoughts.
Joe and Phyllis Tilley,
and the Greenville mini set team...Read More »
23 of 37 | Posted by: Joe Tilley - Fuquay-Varina, NC
“On behalf of myself, my staff, and the Roses District 12 Store Managers, we regret your loss and are praying for your and your family. God Bless. ...Read More »
24 of 37 | Posted by: Larry Jordan - Union, KY
“Dear Sally and Evelyn and the entire Gross family,
Proverbs 12:25 says "Anxiety in a person's heart weighs it down, but an encouraging word makes...Read More »
25 of 37 | Posted by: Wayne and Diane Stough - AL
“Our thoughgt and prayers are with you.
Heather & Janessa, we love you and are sorry for yor Loss.
Pop Pop & Grama Alice
26 of 37 | Posted by: Bill & Alice Ferguson - Transfer, PA
“Sally and Family,
Thinking of you and praying for God's peace and comfort in the days ahead.
27 of 37 | Posted by: Nancy Owen - birmingham, AL
“Our thoughts and prayers are with all the family. Psalm 34:17 & 18
The righteous cry out, and the Lord hears and delivers them out of all their...Read More »
28 of 37 | Posted by: Cindy Piper family
“You are in my thoughts and prayers.
29 of 37 | Posted by: Chris Crumpton
“Jennifer, please know you have been in my thoughts and prayers. Give my condolences to your family.
30 of 37 | Posted by: Pat Friday - Aiken, SC
“So sorry for the loss of your loved one. May memories of him bring you peace and comfort in the days ahead. May he rest in peace.
31 of 37 | Posted by: Tina Titshaw - Monroe, GA
“Dear Jennifer, Brenda and family,
I want to express my deepest sympathy in your loss. I never met Ernie but though Jennifer knew he was loved. My...Read More »
32 of 37 | Posted by: Georgene Kostura - Aiken, SC
“So sorry to hear about your husband's passing, Brenda. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family now and the days to come. May your...Read More »
33 of 37 | Posted by: Pam Hodges Moss - Covington, GA
“Dear Brenda & family I am sorry for your loss, Please know you all are in my thoughts & prayers during this time of saddness, today, tomorrow & the...Read More »
34 of 37 | Posted by: Dianne Glisson - Bainbridge, GA
“We are so sorry to hear about Ernie. He was loved by everyone around him. Sorry that we couldn't be there but our prayers are with you and the family...Read More »
35 of 37 | Posted by: Yolanda and Family - Aiken, SC
“Brenda, Jennifer and family
So sorry to hear of your loss! May God Bless, comfort and give you peace and understanding thru this difficult time...Read More »
36 of 37 | Posted by: Patty Mohrfeld - Aiken, SC
“Dear jennifer, Brenda,and Family, Pleaseknow my thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time. I'm so sorry for your loss.
37 of 37 | Posted by: Kathy Randall - Beech Island,, SC
Ernest "Ernie" Kent Gross, age 55, passed away Sunday, February 24, 2013 at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.
A memorial service will be held 3:00 PM Tuesday, February 26, 2013 in the chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home.
He was a native of Oklahoma and the son of Evelyn Rosenberg Gross-Brein and the late Leonard Gross.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Brenda McCullough Gross; three daughters, Jennifer McGee, Janessa Lyle and Heather Gross; three grandchildren, Kaleb Lyle, Julian McGee and Hannah Lyle; and two sisters, Gayle De Nunez and Sally Herring.
The family will receive friends at the residence immediately following the memorial service.
Memorials may be made to: Kitty Askins Hospice Center, 107 Handley Park Court, Goldsboro, NC 27534.
On-line condolences may be made to the family at www.mclaurinatpinecrest.com.
Arrangements are by McLaurin at Pinecrest Memorial Park, Funerals and Cremations.