Phyllis Joann Gross, age 86, of Somerset, Kentucky passed from this life on Friday, November 11, 2022 at the Highlands Place. 

Joann was born on April 8, 1936 to Arlie Brown and Virgie Johnson Brown in Wolf County, Kentucky. 

She attended First Baptist Church of Somerset. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, traveling, and dancing.  She previously served on the Miamisburg, Ohio City Council, Miamisburg, OH. 

Joann was preceded in death by her parents, Arlie and Virgie Brown, husbands, Don Gross Sr., William Huron, son, Paul Gross, daughter, Cara Jane Gross McClure, brothers, Dr. Harold Brown and Robert Brown. 

She leaves behind to cherish her memory, her son, Don Gross Jr. (Erin Donati),  grandchildren, Stephanie (David) Lee, Joanna Queen, Victoria Gross of Ft. Myers, FL, and Sara (Jay) Koks of the Netherlands, and several great-grandchildren. 

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, November 16, 2022 from 12 to 1p in the Chapel of the Southern Oaks Funeral Home with a funeral service to begin at 1p. with, her favorite nephew, Rev. Dan Brown officiating. Burial will follow in Southern Oaks Cemetery. Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Phyllis Joann Gross.