Billy Carroll Ross

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Billy Carroll Ross was born in Berryville, Arkansas on January 22, 1939, and left this world into the arms of Jesus on July 7, 2021, at the age of 82. He was born the son of Ray Conner Ross and Helen Marie McKinney Ross.

He is survived by his wife, Joyce Loretta Wilson Ross, his son Micah Carroll Ross, two nephews Jack Ross Clark and Jay Royce Clark, nieces, nephews, cousins, in-laws, friends, and the Moore Church family. Bill was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Mary Charlene Ross Clark.

He was raised with an extraordinary work ethic and spent his life as a farmer and educator. He was a graduate of the BHS class of Ď58. At 30 Bill enrolled in the University of Arkansas and through hard work he obtained a Masterís degree in education. He worked in public education for 30 years, where he was a counselor and taught Agriculture and Science in area schools.

Graveside services will be held at the Moore Church Cemetery Monday, July 12, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. by Pastor Bradley Clark and Brother Don Wilson. The family would like everyone to wear masks and social distance please.

Memorial donations may be made to the Willard Walker Hospice House, 325 E Longview St, Fayetteville, AR 72703 or the Moore Cemetery, c/o Dean Wadel, 164 CR 709, Berryville, AR 72616. Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at

The family would like to extend a word of thanks to everyone for their prayers and support.

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