Mr. Leonard Cross, age 77, of Chatsworth, passed on Sunday, September 20, 2020, at his residence.
He was preceded in death by his companion, Ethel Ash; father, Andy Cross; mother, Ida Beavers; sisters, Macey Beavers and Edith Keener; and brothers, Cecil Cross and Alan Beavers.
Survivors include his son, Daryl Cross, of Tennessee; stepchildren and their spouses, Brenda Busby, of Chatsworth, Carson and Kaye Head, of Chatsworth, and Tammy and Michael Beavers, of Calhoun; sisters, Wanda Pangle, of Dalton, Levesta Cross, of Tennessee, and Jessie Beavers, of Tennessee; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Mr. Cross will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, September 24, 2020, in the chapel of Peeples Funeral Home with Rev. Billy Willis Sr. officiating. Interment will follow in the Rock Creek/Hall Cemetery on Peeples Lake Road.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 12 p.m. until the funeral hour at 2 p.m.
To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, social distancing and masks are encouraged. No food or beverages will be allowed in the funeral home.
Peeples Funeral Home & Crematory of Chatsworth is in charge of the arrangements.