ADKINS, Doris Lorraine Ross  -
ADKINS, Doris Lorraine Ross, “Nana” age 82 departed this life Thursday, March 16, 2017 Former member of St. John’s, Roxbury, MA, upon arriving to Dayton, OH she attended St. Andrews Episcopal Church (Dayton) and St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church (Trotwood). Later she became a founding member of The Body of Christ Deliverance Center in Dayton. A graduate of Boston Public Schools, attended Boston College and UMass Boston. She retired from Boston City Hospital after 20 years of service. Upon retiring she moved to Dayton, Ohio to help rear her grandchildren. An active member in the recovery community and the Red Hat Society. She enjoyed volunteering with civic organizations and traveling. Preceded in death by her parents Paul V. & Frances (Halidy) Davis, 1st husband Clifton Ross, Jr.; daughter Karen R. Spencer, son Walter D. Ross; sister, Alice Marie Semedo; and brother John Davis. Left to cherish her memories are four daughters; Jacqueline L. Ross, Ft Lauderdale, FL, Arlene F. Blount (Walter) of Dayton, OH; Annette Ross-Beam (Charles) Trotwood, OH and Cliffette D. Ross, Fairborn, OH. Funeral services 1 P.M., Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at H. H. Roberts Mortuary, 38 S. Gettysburg Ave. Dayton, OH 45417. The family will receive friends 12-1 P.M. Interment Jeffersonview Cemetery.