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Visitation

First Southern Baptist Church
Thursday August 18th, 2022
5:00pm - 8:00pm

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Visitation

First Southern Baptist Church
Friday August 19th, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am

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Funeral Service

First Southern Baptist Church
Friday August 19th, 2022
11:00am - 12:00pm

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Burial

Fairmount Cemetery
Friday August 19th, 2022
12:00pm

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Lloyd Robert Cross

Lloyd Robert Cross, age 94, of Camden, OH passed away peacefully on Monday, August 15, 2022 at his residence.  He was born February 25, 1928 in Bristol, VA to the late Thurman Guy and Dora (Booher) Cross.  Lloyd was a U.S. Army Veteran that served during WWII and a life member of the V.F.W. Post #1577, Camden; and was a member of the Preble County Honor Guard.  He retired in 1977 from General Motors Delco Air in Dayton with 33 years of employment.  He was the founder of Cross’s Campground in Camden starting in 1971, running it with his wife for over 30 years.  He was a former firefighter and Fire Chief with 26 years of service to Camden and Somers Township Fire Departments; was a member of the Camden Masonic Lodge #159, Eaton Chapter #22, Preble Council #135, Jerusalem Commandry #75, A.A.S.R. Scottish Rite Valley of Dayton 32nd Degree, Antioch Shrine, Dayton, OH, Ohio Priory #18, and K.Y.C.H.; was a member of the First Southern Baptist Church in Camden; and was an avid blood donor, donating over 30 gallons in his lifetime.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother Howard Cross; and sister Beulah Camper.  He is survived by his wife of 71 years, Jean Michael Cross of Camden; daughter Kathy (Gary) Stahlheber of Camden; son Rick (Carol) Cross of Farmersville; daughter Debbie (Randy) Brandenburg of Camden; grandchildren: Angela Weadick, Mike (Ann) Weadick, Donna Cross, Steve (Sarah) Weadick, Rob (Jenni) Cross, Shelly (Mark) Stephenson, Brittany (Doug) Flowers and Ashley (Tom) Myers; 13 great grandchildren; brothers Albert “Todge” Cross of Tennessee and Randy (Kathy) Cross of Virginia; and numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held on Thursday, August 18, 2022 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at the First Southern Baptist Church, 35 N. Liberty Street, Camden, OH 45311.  Funeral service for Lloyd will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, August 19, 2022 at the church with Pastor Greg Jackson officiating and with visitation one hour prior to services. Burial will follow at Fairmount Cemetery in Camden, OH. Gard Funeral Home, Eaton is assisting with arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the Camden Fire Department and Camden EMS. Online condolences and other remembrances may be sent to the family by visiting www.gardfuneralhome.com.

 


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Sorry to hear about cousin LLOYD.LOVED GUY& DORRY

Rodney Pippin Aug 22 2022 2:35 PM

Our hearts hurt for your loss.

Bob and Peg Rush Aug 22 2022 11:42 AM

Commodore Preble Chapter, NSDAR, extends their condolences to the family and friends of Lloyd Cross, a U.S. Army veteran. Thank you for his service.

Cookie Young, DAR Aug 21 2022 8:23 PM

Our Hearts are broken to hear of Lloyd's passing. He was a fun guy and was like Family to us in Fort Myers. Our love to Jean and Family. He will be missed.❤

The Gooch's Aug 19 2022 12:30 PM

So sorry to hear of Lloyd's passing.our sincere sympathy for your loss. Rick and Salli Corrington

Salli Corrington Aug 19 2022 8:26 AM

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Roger and Brenda Klapper, you will always be in our hearts , we will miss you 😘 Aug 18 2022 5:32 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Lloyd Cross

Debbie Huff Aug 18 2022 3:36 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Lloyd Cross

Leann and Todd Clemons Aug 18 2022 10:42 AM

My deepest sympathy.

Kathy Hanson Aug 18 2022 6:59 AM

A photo was added for Lloyd Robert Cross

Love and miss you grandpa. Until we meet again. Aug 17 2022 9:10 PM

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