Ross I. Worrell, 61, of Freeport, formerly of Cadiz, died Tuesday at his home following a courageous battle with cancer. He was born February 4, 1953 in Cadiz, Ohio, a son of the late Adrian and Mildred Harris Worrell.
Ross was a former Coal Miner with Y. and O. Coal Company in Cadiz and a member of the UMWA. He was a trainer of Standard Bred Harness Horses and was an avid hunter and fisherman.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Jack and Robert Worrell; a daughter, Millie Worrell and a granddaughter.
Friends may call Sunday, 1-4 at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz, where services will be held Monday at 11 a.m.
Online condolences may be made at www.clark-kirkland.com.
A full obituary will be published in an upcoming edition of the News-Herald