Joan Edge


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Joan Edge Ross

Oct 24 1940 - Apr 08 2005

Mrs. Joan Edge Ross, age 64, of McKinney passed away on April 8, 2005 in Frisco after a brief illness. She was born October 24, 1940 in Cincinnati, OH to Margaret and Joe Edge. She married Louie Ross on June 14, 1985 in Frankenmuth, MI. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in elementary education from Memphis State University and was a teacher for many years in the Memphis area. After moving to McKinney in 1995, she worked as the office manager for her son-in-law’s dental practice. Mrs. Ross was a member of the Stonebridge United Methodist Church. She is survived by her husband, Louie Ross of McKinney; daughter, Dr. Elizabeth Jaynes and her husband, Dr. Jeffrey Jaynes of Frisco; son, Richard Draughon, Jr. and his partner, Scott Gamzon of Sherman Oaks, CA; step-children Kim Morrison of Atlanta and Greg Ross of Jackson, MS; and sister, Mimi Martin of Lottsburg, VA. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Mary Margaret Jaynes, Noah Gamzon-Draughon, Wren Ross, Emma Ross, Sam Ross and Taylor Winn. Mrs. Ross was preceded in death by her parents. A memorial service will be held at 2pm on Saturday, April 16, 2005 at Stonebridge United Methodist Church. Arrangements are under the direction of Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Directors. The family requests any memorials be made to the American Lung Association, the Meningitis Foundation of America or Stonebridge United Methodist Church.
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