Imogene Ross

Princeton - Sarah Imogene “Sis” Woods Ross, 90, formerly of Hwy 252, Ware Shoals, widow of Thomas Aaron Ross, died Sunday, February 21, 2021 at Hospice of Laurens County, Clinton, SC.

Born in Greenville County, she was a daughter of the late William Alton and Sarah Kirby Woods. She was a member of Princeton Baptist Church. Imogene was a 1947 graduate of Honea Path High School and a 1955 graduate of Draghans Business College. For several years she ran the 4 Oaks Restaurant and the Princeton Restaurant. She was a great cook and loved to gather and cook for her family during the holidays. She also formerly worked at Riegel Textile Co. and Park Seed Company.

Surviving are two sons, Thomas Manness (Kathy) of Townsend, GA and Steve Maness (Laurie), and a brother, Donnie Woods (Myrtis) of Princeton, four grandchildren, Brian Maness (Ashley), Whitney Maness, Babs Horton (Thomas) and Dabs Davis (Blake) and eight great grandchildren.

In addition to her husband and parents she was pre deceased by four brothers, Clayton, Allen, John Alton, and Walton Woods.

Graveside services will be held at 11 AM Saturday, February 27, 2021 at Greenwood Memorial Gardens with Rev. Alex Henderson officiating. Masks and social distancing are requested by the family.

The family will be at their respective homes. Online condolences may be made at

Service Details

  • Date: Saturday, February 27, 2021
  • Time: 11:00 am
  • Place: Graveside
  • Cemetery: Greenwood Memorial Gardens
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