March 25, 2020
Oct. 8, 1952 - March 20, 2020
Christina “Chris” Jo Ross, 67, of Sweet Home, died March 20, 2020.
She was born Oct. 8, 1952 in San Bernardino, Calif. To Robert Taylor and Peggy Jane (Frazer) Rubidoux.
She moved around a lot as a child, but grew up in Riverside, Calif. She later lived in Kingman, Tucson, and Phoenix, Ariz. before moving to Sweet Home in 1982.
Mrs. Ross held many jobs throughout her life, including cattlewoman, cattle rancher, ranch hand, dog groomer and feed store owner.
Most recently, she was a school bus driver for Sweet Home School District for over 20 years.
Her favorite activities included horseback riding, barrel racing and gymkhana. She loved gardening, dancing, spending time with family, friends and grandchildren.
Mrs. Ross is survived by her sons, Chase Ross of Tillamook and Stormy Ross of Sweet Home; three siblings, Tommy Zoz of San Carlos, Calif., Mike Rubidoux of Sweet Home, and Douglas Seal of Vancouver, Wash.; and four grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jerry Lawrence Ross in 2019.
A memorial service will take place in the future. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements.