ROSSVILLE Nora Marie Cress, 89, passed away on Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in a local hospital.She was a native of Jamestown, Tenn., but had lived in the north Georgia area for the greater part of her life. Mrs. Cress was a member of South Rossville Baptist Church and also served in the church nursery for forty years. She was preceded in death by her granddaughter, Kimberly Erin Cress.Survivors include her children, Betty Cooper, Gary, Randy and Clifford Cress and Debbie Hill; grandchildren, Angie Thach, Kelly Cooper, Carl Hill, Tabitha Hill, Ryan Cress, Shelley Sargent, Michael Cress and Brittany Cress; great-grandchildren, Caleb, Jericho and Brooke Thach, Levi and Ann Marie Sargent, Kimberin Atwood and Samantha Cress.Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 7, in the South Crest Chapel with Rev. Eddie Rushing and Rev. Jeff Daniels officiating.Burial will follow in Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park.To share expressions of sympathy, visit lane-southcrestchapel.com.The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. today at the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory, located at the end of historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.