Francis L. Ambrose

Francis L. Ambrose departed this life on Sept. 10, 2021, at Marietta Memorial Hospital.

He was born Feb. 2, 1941, in Cairo, WV, a son of the late Richard F. Ambrose and Vernetta Davis Ambrose Hart. He was a member of Beech Run Freewill Baptist Church in Arvilla, W.Va. He spent his working career at Volvo Trucking, Orrville, OH. In his early years, he enjoyed working on old cars.

He is survived by his daughter, Carrie Ann Ambrose, Marietta, OH; brothers, Archie (Shirley) Ambrose, Harrisville, WV, Richard (Jean) Ambrose, Washington, WV, and George (Roxie) Ambrose, Parkersburg, WV; sisters, Mary J. Simonton, Ellenboro, WV, and Opal Ellen Riffle, Weston, WV; and several nieces and nephews. Preceding him in death in addition to his parents were his wife, Sharon V. Ambrose, an infant brother, Emmett Edward Ambrose, and a sister, Beulah V. Flowers.

Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2019, at Ingram Funeral Home. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Maple Lane Masonic Cemetery, Hebron, WV.

An online guest register is available at www.ingramfh.com.