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KINGS MOUNTAIN - Carolyn Bridges Ross, 75, went to be with the Lord on Jan. 12, 2017, at Testa Hospice House, Kings Mountian. She was born in Cleveland County to the late Clyde McClain Bridges and Averice Eaker Bridges. She was also preceded in death by her first husband, Edgar Charles Wiggins and her second husband, Manuel O. Ross; brother, Ned Eugene Bridges. Carolyn was a devoted member of El Bethel United Methodist Church, Kings Mountain and was retired from Cleveland Regional Medical Center, Pathology Department after 45 years of service. She was a wonderful, thoughtful and gracious lady who loved her family and her church family. She enjoyed reading. Survivors inclue her sister, Janice Raines and husband Bobby Raines, Fallston; nieces: Sherri Beatty Weeks and husband Paul Weeks Jr., Shelby, Christy Bridges, Belmont; nephew, Brian Beatty and wife Jennifer Beatty, Fallston; great nieces, Morgan Elizabeth Morgan and husband Brad, Dover, Tenn., Madison Weeks, Shelby; great nephews, Brayden Beatty, Fallston, and Bryson Beatty, Fallston; sister-in-law: Judy Bridges, Gastonia; stepdaughters, Angela Morton and husband Dr. Richard Morton, Parma Heights, Ohio, Suzanne Wall and husband Allen Wall, Shelby; stepgrandchildren, Michael Wall, Emily Boller and husband Nick; Matthew Morton and wife Lindsay; Adam Wall and wife Jennifer; step-great-grandchildren, Audrey Boller, Hayley Boller, Caleb Boller, and Mason Morton; special friend, Pat Bess of Kings Mountian; and Tucker, her special cat. A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday at El Bethel United Methodist Church with the Revs. Julie Roberts and Bruce Hobson officiating. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, prior to the service in the fellowship hall of El Bethel United Methodist Church. Interment will be at El Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery, Kings Mountain. Memorials may be made to El Bethel United Methodist Church, 122 El Bethel Road, Kings Mountain, NC 28086 or Hospice of Cleveland County, 951 Wendover Heights Drive Shelby, NC 28150. A guest register is available at www.harrisfunerals.com. Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kings Mountain.
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