Maxine Mae Ross passed away May 9, 2010. She was born April 5, 1914 in Grants Pass, the daughter of Mary and Donald Dimick. She married Garth A. Ross in 1944.
She lived in the Rogue Valley her entire life. Family members homesteaded in the Rogue Valley in the 1850s with names consisting of Neathamer, Magerle, White, Dimick and Myer.
Maxine is survived by sons, Roy (Michele) and Harold; daughter, Donna Hanscom, all of Central Point; a brother, Donald (Beverly), Rogue River; sister, Florence Simmons of Coquille; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
A memorial service was held May 17 at noon at the Eagle Point Grange Hall.