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Jesse Harvey Gross, Jr.

August 27, 1936 ~ March 20, 2024 (age 87) 87 Years Old

Jesse Gross, Jr. Obituary

Jesse H. Gross, Jr. age 87 of Irvington, KY passed away March 20, 2024 at Norton Brownsboro Hospital. He was born in Louisville, KY on August 27, 1936, son of the late Jesse Harvey Gross, Sr. and Oma Lorene Johnson Gross. Jesse was a former employee of Brown and Williamson, who later followed his passion of farming. He raised tobacco, collected and sold auto parts, attended auctions, loved a good game of Scrabble, enjoyed reading and was an overall tinkerer.

Jesse is survived by his wife Gail Gross of Irvington, KY

2 daughters: Cindy Collins (Mike) of Bardstown, KY and Lisa (Clyde) Kennedy of Hardinsburg, KY

3 step-children: Jim Hayes (Lori) of Brandenburg, KY; Terry Hayes (Kay) of Flaherty, KY and Pam Fix of Rosetta, KY

7 grandchildren: Josh Dowell (Bev), Jesse Dowell (Shelley), Jessica Phillips (Charles), Matt Kennedy (Heather), Luke Kennedy (Bethany), Logan and Lilly Brown

10 great grandchildren

several step-grandchildren and great grandchildren

1 sister: Dorothy Board of Irvington, KY

many nieces, nephews and their families

Funeral services will be held at Trent-Dowell Funeral Home on Saturday, March 23, 2024 at 2 PM with burial in the Bethel Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 10:30 AM on Saturday. All times re central.

Expressions of sympathy are suggested to the Breckinridge County Animal Shelter.

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March 23, 2024

10:30 AM to 2:00 PM
Trent-Dowell Funeral Home
308 South Hardin Street
Hardinsburg, KY 40143

Funeral Service
March 23, 2024

2:00 PM
Trent-Dowell Funeral Home
308 South Hardin Street
Hardinsburg, KY 40143


Breckinridge County Animal Shelter
498 Glen Nash Lane, Hardinsburg KY 40143


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