Frankie L. Gross, 74, of Benton departed this life on Jan. 2, 2012. She was born April 18, 1937, to the late, Frank and Cloma Atchley in Pine Bluff.
Frankie was a homemaker. Her hobbies were fishing, camping and spending time with family.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Verna Mae Rhodes; a half-sister, Maxine; and a half-brother, Billy.
She leaves to cherish her memories her loving husband of 59 years, Jimmy Gross; a daughter, Deborah Gross Tolleson; two sons, Michael Gross and wife Karen and Gary Gross and wife Mary; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Charlie and Buddy Atchley.
A celebration of Frankie’s life will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 4, at 1p.m. at Dial and Dudley Funeral Home in Bryant.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3, at the funeral home.
Online guest book: www.dialanddudleyfuneralhome.com .
Family comments: She was a beloved wife, mother, sister, grandmother and great-grandmother, who will be missed by all who knew her.