Husband of Bernice Lucille Alford Gainey, AAFA #0636

1932 MS –2008 MS





Jackson, Hinds Co., MS—19 November 2009


            Ross D. Gainey, 85, a retired accountant, died Tuesday, November 17, 2009, at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland.

            Visitation is 10:00 a.m. Friday, November 20, 2009, until service time at 1:00 Wilcox Funeral Home Chapel in Carthage. Burial will be in New Hope Cemetery.

            Mr. Gainey was a native of Scott County and a member of Main Street Baptist Church in Lakeland, FL. He served in the United States Army during World War II at the Battle of Bulge.

            Survivors include: his wife, Lucille Gainey of Ridgeland; brother, H. C. Gainey of Martin, TN; and sisters, Rachel Coghlan of Decatur and Jimmie Lee Anderson of Greenwood.


AAFA NOTES: SSDI records show that Ross D. Gainey (SS# issued in MS) was born 22 July 1924, last residence Ridgeland, Madison Co., MS.

            His wife’s Alford lineage: Bernice Lucille 1925 MS1, Samuel Hamilton 1893 MS2, Columbus Washington 1850 GA3, James Floyd 1817 GA4, Zaddock 1787 GA5, Julius 1750 NC6, Lodwick 1710 VA7, James 1687 VA8, John 1645 VA9.