Mr. Lyle Arvis Ross, 84, went to his heavenly reward on Wednesday, July 18, 2018.

Visitation will be Saturday, July 21 at 1 p.m. with a memorial service to follow at 2 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, Shreveport.

Mr. Ross was born Jan. 30, 1934, in Natchitoches.

He was a land man in the oil and gas industry for many years and a truck driver for Tyson in Hope, Ark., until his retirement.

He was a wonderful and loving husband, father, pawpaw, father-in-law and friend.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Swinton Crocker Ross and Lucy Ross Clark of Natchitoches; and his brother, Scriven Ross.

He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Sue Ross; sisters, Frances Shows and Lola Ross; children, Arvy Ross (Christine), Rosemary Rowell (Gary), Johnny Ross, Ronald Norman (Sonja), Sherry Gillespie (Joe), and Russell Norman (Serina); grandchildren, Vanessa Riley (Jason), Chad Ross (Shannon), Heather Rowell, Meagan Brunson (Neil), Christopher Tucker (Jessica), Kaitlyn Norman, Dakota Norman, Ross Norman, Jessica Norman, Sarah Gillespie and Madeline Gillespie; great-grandchildren, Madison Ross, Natalie Ross, Swinton Ross, Isabella Riley, Azalea Brunson and Emerson Belle Tucker due in December.