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Ora Lee Nelson-Ross

April 4, 1935 ~ August 12, 2022 (age 87)


Ora Lee Nelson-Ross, 87, of Senatobia, MS passed away at Panola Medical Center on August 12, 2022.  She was retired from Senatobia Healthcare and Rehab having worked there for 23 years.  She enjoyed gardening and was a Mother of the Church at Ebenezer M.B. Church in Como, MS where she was a member for over 80 years.  She is survived by her daughters, Gwendolyn Johnson, Debra Nelson, Sherry Bradford, Verina Holts (Steve) and Teresa Geter (Andra) all of Senatobia; sons, Conny Nelson of Senatobia and Michael Ross of Como; two sisters-in-law; fourteen grandchildren; a host of great grandchildren and one great great grandson.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Ben Ross; daughter, Marie McKinney; parents, Charlie and Lora Freeman and brothers, Jack Freeman and Josh Freeman.

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August 19, 2022

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Pate-Jones Funeral Home
4174 Hwy 51 South
Senatobia, MS 38668

Funeral Service
August 20, 2022

12:00 PM
Ebenezer M.B. Church
26070 Highway 310 E.
Como, MS 38619

Interment following funeral service
August 20, 2022

Ebenezer M.B. Cemetery
Hwy 310
Como, MS 38619

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