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“Thank you for everything you have done for me and my family. You are already missed. I will cherish all of the long talks of encouragement and...Read More »
1 of 66 | Posted by: LaKenya Felton - Family

“On the behalf of the Rev. Dr. A. W. Watkins Scholarship Foundation and the Watkins Family, we want to extend our deepest and sincere sympathy to...Read More »
2 of 66 | Posted by: Dwight D. Watkins - Friend

“Condolences to Dr. Michael Ross and the family on the passing of your loved one. Wishing you strength during this difficult time.Dr. Renay...Read More »
3 of 66 | Posted by: Dr. Renay Dixon - Friend

“I was sorry to learn of David's passing. After many years, we were reacquainted at the "Lab High" all-school reunion a few years ago. That was a...Read More »
4 of 66 | Posted by: Carolyn Patton - Federal Way, WA

“I was sorry to learn of David's passing. After many years, we were reacquainted at the "Lab High" all-school reunion a few years ago. That was a...Read More »
5 of 66 | Posted by: Carolyn Patton - Federal Way, WA

“My sincere condolences go out to Dr. Michael Ross and his family on the passing of his father. What a huge loss to the Montgomery community. I am...Read More »
6 of 66 | Posted by: Linda Akanbi - Acworth, GA

“Our sincerest condolences on the passing of Mr. Ross. He was a very special and caring man and will be missed by us and so many. Sending prayers to...Read More »
7 of 66 | Posted by: James & Lexie Davis

“Sarah, family members, friends, neighbors and employees of the legionary Ross-Clayton Funeral Home family, my heartfelt condolences to ALL with...Read More »
8 of 66 | Posted by: Joshua La'Lendo Bray

“Our Cousin, David C. Ross, Jr., “a good life...a great loss...a rare soul remembered”. May God bless and be with you always. Also,...Read More »
9 of 66 | Posted by: Natasha L Starks - Henderson, NV

“Praying for David's family and friends! ”
10 of 66 | Posted by: Nathaniel Doc Bracy - Montgomery, AL

“My deepest condolences to the Ross Family. Thank you David Ross Jr. for being there for my family and so any others families. You truly had a heart...Read More »
11 of 66 | Posted by: Dianne Jackson - Friend

“You will be sincerely missed by us. We will continue to cherish our friendship with your family and promise to be there for them when needed. Rest...Read More »
12 of 66 | Posted by: James & Georgia Caple - AL

“My deepest condolences to the Ross Family.I will be praying for the Family.David will truly be missed. I remember him from living on Hutchinson...Read More »
13 of 66 | Posted by: Eleanor Johnson Woods - Friend

“My deepest condolences to the Ross Family. We lost a tall iconic pillar in the Montgomery AL Community. The Ross and Clayton Funeral Home Family and...Read More »
14 of 66 | Posted by: SHANNON HENDRICKS - Schaumburg, IL

“It's not easy to weigh out why David has been taken from your family and our community family just now. But we want you to know how much we cherish...Read More »
15 of 66 | Posted by: Alicia Thornton & Harold Chip SMILEY - AL

“To the family of David Ross, Jr., may the almighty God we serve give you peace and strength during this time. Mr. Ross you allowed God to use you...Read More »
16 of 66 | Posted by: Willie E. Thornton, Ed.D.

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
17 of 66 | Posted by: MJBonner/ABonnerJr/Mrs.Bonner

“May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief. ”
18 of 66 | Posted by: Barbara Floyd Jackson - Family

“In loving memory. Mr Ross we will miss you . You did great things for everyone to help people . You showed so much love the out the city . A...Read More »
19 of 66 | Posted by: Shannon holley - Friend

“Uncle David I'm going to miss you. Every time I saw you, you always had a big smile on your face. We usually would talk about old cars and basic life...Read More »
20 of 66 | Posted by: Travis Barnett - Pittsburgh, PA

“May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. My condolences to Ross Family ”
21 of 66 | Posted by: Catrina Renee Sankey

“David Ross was a great steward of his community. He carried on a proud family tradition as a comforter and care taker of our families after the...Read More »
22 of 66 | Posted by: Foster Smith - Friend

“Condolences to the family, keeping you in prayer Annie Mae Jarrett and Family ”
23 of 66 | Posted by: Gwen Christian - Friend

“With Deepest Sympathy to the Ross Family and Staff. Earth has no Sorrow that Heaven cannot Heal. Thanks for sharing such a loving and caring person...Read More »
24 of 66 | Posted by: Dorothy J Roberts - Friend

“There is a HUGE hole left by Mr David Ross' demise. He was a man of stature and leadership, an icon in our city! The Ross-Clayton Funeral Home...Read More »
25 of 66 | Posted by: The Lancaster Family - Friend

“My condolences to the family . Mr David will be missed by many. He severed many families with loyalty and sincere prayers during their times of need....Read More »
26 of 66 | Posted by: Elgirtha Smith - Montgomery, AL

“What a wonderful giant we will miss you and thank you for generations of services ”
27 of 66 | Posted by: The Britton Family (Ingrid & Voncile

“Iam sorry for your loss my god bless u and keep in his care ”
28 of 66 | Posted by: Dorothy Crockett Smith - AL

“We will miss you thanks for all the Generations of services rendered ”
29 of 66 | Posted by: Ingrid & Voncile Britton Fuller & Gowdy - AL

“We will miss you thank you for all generations of the services you have rendered ”
30 of 66 | Posted by: Ingrid & Voncile Britton Fuller & Gowdy - AL

“My Deepest Sympathies To The Ross Family. Mr Ross Will Truly Be Missed By Me And My Family. I Will Never Forget How Kind And Careing He Was To Our...Read More »
31 of 66 | Posted by: Lisa Pecks - Acquaintance

“My condolences to the family and staff members.Mr.Ross has buried so many people in this community and has served well.my heart goes out to his love...Read More »
32 of 66 | Posted by: Evangelist Thayer James

“From our family to your family, we just wanted you all to know that you are heavy on our hearts and in our thoughts and prayers. The love and...Read More »
33 of 66 | Posted by: Darryl Hamilton, M.D. - AL

“Over several generations, Mr. David Ross, has been a staple in our community. On a personal note, under his leadership, Ross-Clayton Funeral Home...Read More »
34 of 66 | Posted by: Mildred Bailey - Acquaintance

“I’m really going to miss our conversations whenever I would come home. Our friendship go a long way back. I know you’ll we my dad( Joe...Read More »
35 of 66 | Posted by: Janice Flowers - McDonough, GA

“My sincere condolences to the Ross Family. Mr David Ross will be greatly missed. He was a Giant to the Montgomery and surrounding area. Rest in Peace. ”
36 of 66 | Posted by: Annie Pinkston

“I will miss you my friend.Love, Melvin Pierce ”
37 of 66 | Posted by: Melvin Pierce - Friend

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
38 of 66 | Posted by: Mr &Mrs Johnny Johnson - Friend

“David Ross was a very kind and compassionate person. The family of Bennie and Doris Harris is so grateful for the kindness and sympathy shown by...Read More »
39 of 66 | Posted by: Doris Howard

“To the entire Ross Family especially Mrs. Ross, The Children, Grandson, and The entire Staff,~My sincere condolences to each of you during this very...Read More »
40 of 66 | Posted by: Josh Osborne-Price

“Praying for your family!Deborah Robinson ”
41 of 66 | Posted by: Deborah Robinson - Coworker

“Prayers to the Family, as you celebrate a life well lived!! A Servant, who has always done for others, now it’s his time to be served!! Rest...Read More »
42 of 66 | Posted by: WillieMae Duncan - Acquaintance

“In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. ”
43 of 66 | Posted by: Robert Marshall - Friend

“In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. ”
44 of 66 | Posted by: Barbara Jean Young - Friend

“David and Sarah always made you feel special; especially during your time of grief. May the Good Lord Bless and strengthen David's family, Staff and...Read More »
45 of 66 | Posted by: Dorothy (Barnett) Moye - Family

“To the family of David Ross: the Watkins family expresses our deepest sympathies in your loss. David was a life long friend of ours and we will truly...Read More »
46 of 66 | Posted by: Doristine Minott - Pineville, NC

“To the family of David Ross, Jr., you have our deepest sympathy, may God grant you comfort, strength and peace during this time. ”
47 of 66 | Posted by: Celia & Rosalyn Hendricks

“On behalf of the Watkins family , I would like to extend the family ‘s sincere condolences. As kids , our families were friends and school...Read More »
48 of 66 | Posted by: James watkins - Friend

“Thanks for your services to all my family members, you was always willing to work with families in need, you will be missed, Our loss is Heaven's...Read More »
49 of 66 | Posted by: Plazie R. Ballard - Friend

“David and his father has always been good to my family. We send our most heartfelt sympathy to his family. ”
50 of 66 | Posted by: Jackie Seymour McKinney - Detroit, MI

“David and his father David Sr has always been kind and good to my family. When my mother died Little David continued in the true tradition of taking...Read More »
51 of 66 | Posted by: Diane Seymour Burke - Montgomery, AL

“There are some things in life that one has no control over. My very first association with the Ross family was the death of a great aunt in Clanton,...Read More »
52 of 66 | Posted by: Charlie E. Hardy - Friend

“Mr. Ross showed sympathy, compassion, and was very considerate of the families that he served. My family always entrusted our loved ones to Ross and...Read More »
53 of 66 | Posted by: Gwenita J Ponder - Acquaintance

“In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. ”
54 of 66 | Posted by: Craig Jenkins - Friend

“We extend our heartfelt sympathy to Sarah and the entire family. We have known David as a friend and part of our family since childhood. Our Dads ...Read More »
55 of 66 | Posted by: L. Wendy Webb - Tyrone, GA

“Wow, the city of Montgomery has lost an outstanding, dedicated, sympathetic and professional business man. You and your staff took care of my loved...Read More »
56 of 66 | Posted by: Gwenita J Ponder - Acquaintance

“I pray for you and your family. May the God of Peace comfort you. ”
57 of 66 | Posted by: Diane Seymour Burke - Montgomery, AL

“One of the classiest men I know. Welcome home to heaven Mr. Ross ”
58 of 66 | Posted by: Chris Langley - Montgomery, AL

“We extend our sincere sympathy to the family and staff of Mr. David Ross. He, his family, and his business has served our family for many years with...Read More »
59 of 66 | Posted by: Tonia & Prescott Garrison & Family

“I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers and thoughts are with you. ”
60 of 66 | Posted by: Lisa Hemphill - Family

“I am so sorry for your loss! My heart goes out to your entire family! Gods love to you ”
61 of 66 | Posted by: Lisa Hemphill - Friend

“Our Montgomery community has sustained a huge loss. Prayers for Sarah Ann and all the family. ”
62 of 66 | Posted by: Sandra Nickel - Montgomery, AL

“David I met you 20 years ago at the Laws. You were an instant friend. I’m still with the love of my life just like you told me I would be. Rip...Read More »
63 of 66 | Posted by: Victor Bradford - Montgimery, AL

“I'm sorry for your loss I'm keeping the family in my thoughts and prayers ”
64 of 66 | Posted by: Tawana Lewis - Montgomery, AL

“My sincere condolences for the passing of a gentle giant. ”
65 of 66 | Posted by: Ed Hicks - Acquaintance

“He a well put together business man RIP PRESIDENT DAVID C ROSS JR.OF ROSS AND CLAYTON FUNERAL HOME MONT, AL. ”
66 of 66 | Posted by: Jessie Johnson - Friend


DAVID CALLOWAY ROSS JR of Montgomery, AL died October 14, 2020 at the age of 72. A licensed funeral director and embalmer, he was president of the Ross-Clayton Funeral Home. A graduate of the Gupton-Jones College of Mortuary Science, he served two terms on the Alabama Board of Funeral Service and was a member of the National Funeral Di-rectors and Morticians Association, Alabama Funeral Directors and Morticians Association and the Epsilon nu Delta Mortuary Fraternity, Inc.