Jim Cross went to “Ride Herd” for his Lord and Savior November 28, 2019 after a gallant fight with dementia.
James Creigh Cross was born July 8, 1928 in Leon, Kansas to Garrett William and Freddie Marie Cross.
Jim married Francis Karlene Smith, of Dumont, TX, September 24, 1962 in Matador, TX.
Mr. Cross is survived by two daughters: Tonda (Rick) Dale of Las Vegas, NM and Loretta (Shawn) Weekes of Matador, TX, ten grandchildren and hordes of great-grandchildren.
Jim was preceded in death by his wife, a son, 2 sisters, 6 brothers, and his parents.
Visitation was held Sunday evening, December 1, 2019 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at Zapata Funeral Home-Matador. Services were Monday, December 2, 2019 in the Church of Christ of Matador at 10:00am under the direction of Zapata Funeral Home. Interment followed at East Mound Cemetery in Matador, TX.