Brenda A. (Bowles) Cross, 73, of Groveland passed away May 3, 2012, surrounded by the love of her husband and family, after a long, courageous battle with Progressive Supranucular Palsy. Brenda was born in September 24, 1938 in Washington, D.C to Elliott and June Bowles. She was the loving wife of Kermit Cross and devoted mother of Benjamin and his wife Helen of Medfield, Douglas and his wife Rasidat of Lawrence and James of Haverhill. Grandmother of Brendan, Hailey and Emily. She is survived also by a brother Michael Bowles of Ventura, CA and many nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of her life at the Groveland Congregational Church on King Street May 12 at 2:00 p.m. Burial will be private; there will be no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to CurePSP, 30 E. Padonia Rd, Suite 201, Timonium, MD 21093-2308 (website www.curepsp.org) or the Audubon Society at Joppa Flats in Newburyport, MA. Arrangements are by H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Haverhill and Bradford. To view her complete obituary or to send a condolence to her family, please visit www.farmerfuneralhomes.com