Ross Dillon, Jr. 85, of Williamstown passed away 8 pm Monday, November 3, 2014 at his home.
Born October 17, 1929 in Sandyville, WV to the late Ross and Mary (Stanley) Dillon. Ross retired from B.F. Goodrich after 32 years, was a member of the NRA. He was a good husband, a great father and an honest man. Ross was an outdoorsman and a sports fan and will always be remembered.
He was preceded in death by his devoted wife of 64 years Violet E. Dillon, who passed away on May 24, 2014.
He is survived by two sons; Gordon Dillon of Terre Haught, Indiana and David Dillon of Williamstown, WV, 4 grandchildren; Justin Dillon of Jacksonville, Florida, Michael Dillon of Columbus, OH, Adam Dillon of Williamstown, WV, and Jessica Dillon of Williamstown, WV, as well as 4 great grandchildren; Alexis Dillon, Jordan Dillon, Wyatt Dillon, and Brandon Dillon all of Jacksonville Florida.
Funeral services will be held 11 am Friday November 7th at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with Dr. Arthur Tucker officiating. Burial will follow in Evergreen North Cemetery. Friends may call beginning at 2 pm Thursday at the funeral home with the family present from 2-4 and 6-8. Messages of sympathy may be sent at McClure Schafer Lankford Funeral Home.