Elizabeth Foote Cross

Elizabeth Foote Cross, 67 of Elizabethtown, passed away Wednesday, February 22, 2023 at the University of Louisville Hospital in Louisville. She was born in Ayer, MA, a member of First Presbyterian Church and retired in 2012 as the Deputy Director of Contracting at Fort Knox Civil Service. Elizabeth was a Kentucky Colonel, and she loved to cook, go on walks, read, play piano, write letters and was a champion at sending cards. A loving wife, mother and "Meme," she loved eating out and traveling to see the scenery and was loved by everyone who knew her and was a friend to all. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Gerad and Mary Foote and Charles Carrol and Mary Richard Hardaway; father-in-law "Papaw", Willie P. Cross and two aunts, Laura Law and Eleanor Burnett. Survivors include her loving husband, Roger Dale Cross; two daughters, Suzanne (Billy) Peak of Bolingbrook, IL and Celeste Barry (Michael) of Elizabethtown; her grandchildren, Cora Peak, Audrey Barry, Griffin Peak, Brandt Barry, Mara Peak, Rhett Barry, Claire Peak and Luke Barry; her parents Edwin S. Foote and Mary Hardaway Newton; one brother, Edwin H. Foote (YunMi) of Louisville; her sister, Margaret Jamner (Jeffrey) of Louisville and numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, aunts and uncles. The funeral will be Monday at 1 p.m. at First Christian Church of Elizabethtown (1811 N. Mile Street) with Bro. Stuart Jones officiating. Burial will follow in North Hardin Memorial Gardens in Radcliff. Visitation will be Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. and continues after 12 noon Monday all at First Christian Church. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to the American Stroke Association. Condolences may be expressed online at www.brownfuneral.com.


Sunday, February 26, 2023 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
First Christian Church

Monday, February 27, 2023 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
First Christian Church


Monday, February 27, 2023 starting at 1:00 PM
First Christian Church

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