Cpl. James Robert Ross, son of Mr. and Mrs. Guss Ross of Lillie. Graduate of Bernice High. Entered Army in 1942. Trained at Camp Hood, Texas, and Fort Eustis, Va. Served in France, Belgium and Italy. Awarded GC Medial, Purple Heart and ETO Ribbon with 2 Battle Stars. Discharged in 1946. Re-enlisted.