Blane R. Cross


Blane R. Cross, 66, of North Vernon died Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015, at St. Francis Hospital in Greenwood.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Cross; six sons, Lee Cross of Westport, Kevin Cross and Shawn Cross, both of North Vernon, Tony Shuffitt of Columbus, Jimmy Swafford of Gosport and Shane Swafford of Spencer; three daughters, Candy Eggert and Angie Unsworth, both of North Vernon, and Barbara Ramey of Noblesville; three sisters, Irene Walterman and Jenny Moore, both of Greensburg, and Judy Zapfe of Westport; two brothers, Jerry Cross of Greensburg and Randy Cross of Olney, Illinois; 16 grandchildren; and several stepgrandchildren and great-grandchildren.

A gathering of friends and family will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Sawyer-Pickett Funeral and Cremation Services in North Vernon.