Karen Elise Ross was born September 29, 1956 to Homer G. and Beatrice H. Ross in Baltimore, MD. She was the third of five children.
Following a lengthy illness and hard fight, Karen was called home to be with the Lord on Monday, September 12, 2016. She was preceded in death by her father; brother, Allen T. Ross and sister, Janyce L. Ross.
Loving memories of Karen will be cherished by: her mother, Beatrice H. Ross; two sons, Steven R. James (Shiquata) and Shawn A. James (Jocelyn); two brothers, Anthony W. and Preston A. Ross; nine grandchildren: Jasmine, Simone, A’Dee’sia, Jaydah, Toria, Shawn, II, Antrel, Rhaley and Steliece; a host of other relatives and friends.
A memorial service will be held 11am, Thursday, September 22, 2016 at Mount Sinai Baptist Church, 812 N 25th Street, Richmond with services continuing at Forest Lawn Cemetery, 4000 Pilots Lane, Richmond.