In Loving

Cecil Ellis Gross

Sept. 18, 1944 – March 3, 2022

Cecil Ellis Gross, 77, of Richmond passed away on March 3, 2022, in the Barrington Towers.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Leona Gross; father, Walter Gross; brothers, Roger Gross and Freddie Gross; granddaughter, Brianna Johnson.

Cecil is survived by his wife, Patricia Gross; brothers, Tom Gross, Ralph Gross, and Daniel Gross; sisters, Nancy Munn and Donna Lewis; children, Theresa Hicks (Craig Hicks), Michelle Layman (Shawn Layman), Melissa Edwards (Kyle Edwards), Julie Gross, and Jeff Gross; grandchildren, Krystina, Hunter, Josh, Caitlin, Dylan, Kayla, Alexis; great grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Hannah, and Mackenzie.

A funeral will be held at  6 p.m. on Saturday, March 12  at Affinity Funeral Services in Richmond. Interment will be private.

Memorials may be made to The Parkinson’s Foundation/ Mid Atlantic

Funeral Service


Affinity Funeral Service

Richmond Chapel


Saturday, March 12, 2022


6:00 PM

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  1. Javeon B. LIGGINS March 6, 2022 at 10:45 am - Reply

    Hi Pat ! My Condolence to you , Cecil was a Good old Guy in My Book . MISS WORKING WITH BOTH OF YOU .YOURS TRULY BUTCH LIGGINS ,Maker operator(BAY 5(M.C.)

  2. Ann Willis Thompson March 7, 2022 at 11:11 am - Reply

    I met Cecil when working at the Westab Bldg. Cecil worked at Stocton Street and was so thrilled about his RV he had recently purchased he had in the parking lot. So had to show it off. He was always a very nice person and I am saddened to hear this. Prayers for his family.

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