Herman Lee Cross, 69, of El Dorado, passed away on October 16, 2019 in Dallas, Texas. He was born on August 4, 1950 in Hamburg and was the son of the late King Willie and Joe May Salvage Cross.
Mr. Cross was a diesel mechanic and retired from Union County Highway Department. He enjoyed WWE Wrestling, fishing, hunting and working on things. You could find him sitting on the back porch with his wife, Donna, watching the birds and squirrels and drinking black coffee.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Cross was preceded in death by his grandparents, Louis and Della Porter Cross.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 47 years, Donna Gail Brown Cross; a son, Reggie Lee Cross (Brandi) of El Dorado; two grandsons, Joshua Cross of El Dorado and Devin Triplet of Camden; four brothers, Edward Cross (Barbara) of Hamburg, Melvin Cross (Patsy) of Crossett, David Cross and Bobby Cross (Verna) both of El Dorado, and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Visitation is Friday, October 18 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the Jones Funeral Home in Crossett.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 19 at 1 p.m. at the funeral home with Bro. West Miller officiating. Interment will be at Carlock Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Tracy Agans, Joe Ray, Ed Downey, Billy Perry, Terry Vanwinkle and Gary Overstreet.