1934 — 2021
Aleda Paschal Ross passed away Friday, Dec. 24, 2021, age 87. She was born June 11, 1934 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee to Hoyte and Rosa Nell Mason Paschal. An only child, , Aleda graduated from high school in Woodbury, before moving to Nashville with her family. She worked for the Tennessee tourism department downtown. In 1956, the Paschal's drove Route 66 to Albuquerque to visit relatives, stopping for a few days in Olton, TX to stay with old friends. Aleda was introduced to Walter Thomas Ross (Tom) and they married a couple of months later. Three years later, they moved to Alaska to homestead. In 1968, the Ross's returned to Texas to be near their aging parents. They took over...