Mae Bettie Urquhart Cross

Published 10:48 am Tuesday, August 29, 2017

FRANKLIN — Mae Bettie Urquhart Cross, 79, of Virginia Street, died on Aug. 27, 2017, in MCV, Richmond, Virginia.

She is survived by a daughter, Debbie V. Cross; a son, Eric “Peanut” Cross; three children; one great-grandchild; one sister; and two nieces.

Her church service as a youth leader, Vacation Bible School teacher, food handler, Sunday School teacher, deaconess influenced her career as a cook, factory worker and nurse assistant.

The funeral will be on Friday, Sept. 1, at 11 a.m., in New Mt. Olive Branch Baptist Church, Gates Road, Suffolk.

Engram Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements.