Kendall Cross


Kendall N. Cross, 48, died Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at his home.

A lifetime resident of this area, he owned and operated Cross Family Homes. He loved his church, his family and spending time on Watts Bar Lake. Kendall enjoyed sports, especially Tennessee football and the outdoors four wheeling.
He also enjoyed farming and all kinds of animals. Kendall was a member of the Omega Center International in Cleveland and was a missionary.
He was preceded in death by his father, Donald N. Cross; sister, Collette Renee French; and grandfather, Fletcher Cross.
Survivors include his wife, Amy Kerley Cross of Cleveland; mother, Julie H. Cross of Athens; son, Elisha Cross; twin daughters: Lexus Cross and Selena Cross, all of Cleveland; grandmother, Betty Cross of Spring City; mother-in-law and father-in-law, James Warren and Rachel Kerley of Pikeville; sister-in-law, Beckie (Stephen) London, Crossville; nieces: Ashley Phipps and Amelia Campbell, both of Crossville; brother-in-law, Tracy French of Spring City; niece, Ambie French of Lynchburg, Va.; nephew, Gabriel French of Spring City; and several other nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be today, Oct. 20, 2019, at 4 p.m. in the chapel of Vaughn Funeral Home of Spring City with Bishop James Swanger officiating. Interment will be in the Spring City Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends today, from 2 to 4 p.m., at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family.
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