Edith Cross

Edith volunteered in Off-Season Food

Edith Mae Cross, 89, of Derwood, MD, passed away on October 18, 2015 at Shady Grove Hospital. She was a devoted wife of the late Lewis Aubrey Cross, Sr., as well as a loving mother and grandmother. She is proceeded in death by her parents, Harry T .Bussard, and Mary K. Bussard, along with eight siblings. She is survived by two children, Lewis Aubrey Cross, Jr. and Deborah Ann Lee, her four grandchildren, Beverly Ricketts, Deborah Webb, Shawn Thompson, and Brent Cross. She is also survived by her great-grandchildren, Rachel Tiffany Procter, Renee Tiffany, Clint Denman, Ryan Ricketts, Austin Cross, Tyler Cross, Aaron Thompson, Audrey Thompson, Jacqueline Webb, and Ava Cross; and great-great grandchild, Leia Jeffries. 

 

She was born and raised on the Agricultural History Farm Park, where she later volunteered with The Friends of the Farm, helping with funnel cakes, and giving school tours to local classes. She was an avid bowler and bingo player, where she also volunteered her time to help in the kitchen and run the games. She will be missed at the Montgomery County Fair, where she was a lifetime member, and volunteered each year. She was also a member of the Auxiliary Fire Department over 20 years.

  • WesBanco
  • Professional Bull Riders
  • Adventist Health Care Shady Grove Medical Center
  • United Service Specialist
  • DCW 50
  • ABC 7
  • The Grey Goose Farm
  • Fast Signs
  • 1 WTOP
  • Vacation Village Resorts and Affiliates
  • Terminix
  • Gladhill Tractor
  • Landscape Enterprises
  • Stang Plumbing & Heating
  • Wash FM
  • WDVM
  • Kitchen Craft
  • Montgomery County Public Schools Department of Transportation
  • Lakeforest Mall
  • Garber
  • Guardian Fire Protection Services
  • The MOCO Show
  • Barrons Lumber
  • DC 101
  • Hot 995
  • Grant County Mulch
  • SmartBox
  • WPGC
  • Twin Valley Distillers
  • Army
  • Xfinity
  • Maryland Agricultural Fair Board
  • Pepco an Exelon Company
  • WFRE
  • Butler's Orchard
  • WMZQ 98.7
  • DEL Landscaping
  • County Cable Montgomery
  • Capital Fence
  • El Zol
  • Rippeon Equipment Company
  • Harmony Express