She had worked at the Arc of the Ozarks, in Monett, and in the food service department of Crowder College. She was a member of the Baptist Church. She had been active in 4-H, Boy Scouts and enjoyed cake decorating and crafts.
Judy married Larry Cross on July 15, 1962 at Thedford, Neb. and he survives. Also surviving are four children, Charles Cross and wife, Evelyn, Fairview; Deneise Hance and husband, Jeff, Stella; Melissa Cross, Fairview and Hazel Cross-Long, Fairview; 11 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by a son, Boyd Cross; grandson, Cody Weston Long; her parents; a brother and a sister.
Graveside services will be Friday, June 1, 2012 at 10 a.m. at the Dice Cemetery in Fairview. Tony Intessimone will officiate. Friends may call at the Clark Funeral Home, Granby on Thursday from 9 a.m. until 7 p.m. and the family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. The casket will be closed at all times.
Contributions in memory of Judy may be made to the American Diabetes Association, c/o Clark Funeral Home, P.O. Box 26, Granby, MO 64844.
Arrangements are under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Granby, Mo.
Online condolences may be posted at www.clarkfuneralhomes.com.