Hershel Ernest Cross, 75, of Fortville, died Feb. 9, 2014.
Ernie is survived by his four children, Timothy, Mark, Barbara and Michael; adopted son, Chad; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; three brothers; and three sisters.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Betty Cross and his father and stepmother, Paris & Martha Cross.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, at Erlewein Mortuary & Crematory in Greenfield. A graveside service will be held at Noon on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at New Lisbon Cemetery in Henry County.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation, 200 S. Park Rd., Suite 100, Hollywood, FL 33021.
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