Wanda Ross, age 78, of Rockwood passed away Tuesday, October 10, 2017. Survivors include her son: Greg Ross of Rockwood; daughter: Marsha Ross Carmon of Hixson, Tennessee; grandson: Adam Carmon; granddaughter: Bailee; brothers: Onnis Baird and Eddie Baird; sister: Iretta Nealon; sister-in-law: Sylvia Baird; lifelong friend: Jackie Monday; special helper at the church: George Headdon; several nieces and nephews; and many friends in the Rockwood community. The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 pm Monday, October 16, 2017 at First Baptist Church in Rockwood. The funeral will follow at 7 pm. Interment and concluding services will be Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 1 pm in the Oak Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the First Baptist Church Kitchen Fund in Wanda’s Memory, P.O. Box 54, Rockwood, Tennessee 37854. The family wishes to thank the staff and nurses of Dr. Larry Kilgore for the care given to Wanda during her illness. The family further wishes to thank the caring nurses of the 4th Floor East at U. T Medical Center in Knoxville for the professionalism and care for the family during this time.