Just A Bit About Ross Webb
Ross Webb has always been and definitely is a go-getter. Having set the standards very high, he will continue to work for the good of Shelbyville and Shelby County until the visions have been reached. Ross Webb has a history of excellence and holds the public interest very close to heart. Please explore this site to find out more about Ross Webb and his visions.
You can learn a lot about Ross Webb; he is industrious, a man of faith, a servant, hardworking, fearless and compassionate. Ross has always been diligent from his first service call as an aspiring plumber when he cleaned a clogged toilet at the age of 7.
Man of Faith
He is a man of faith with a servant’s heart, serving the First Christian Church as an 8-year-old usher handing out bulletins in the Old Chapel of the Education Building after the church burned. His commitment to the church continued through his teen years when he was ordained as a deacon in the same church at 18. He continues to serve today as a member of the Diaconate.
Some of the most impressive features of Ross are his character, patriotism and willingness to accept challenges many people spend a lifetime avoiding. While in high school, he attended vocational school and received awards for his work. He worked at night after school doing plumbing worked for Luther Stivers. He officially started his first repair shop business, purchasing use drain equipment from Amos Gordon in 1977. Ross started his full-time service company in 1978 at 18. His motto was, “Call the Boss – Call Ross.” He added a wrecker service in 1979 and sold his first business in 1982 at 22 years of age.
He ran for and was elected the youngest member of the Shelbyville City Council at age 21, serving a 4-year term and served as Mayor Pro-tem on several occasions during his tenure on the Council.
He has distinguished himself in the family services industry as a caring and compassionate Funeral Service Director, graduating from Mid-America College of Funeral Service in 1985 with honors. Ross owns Able Service, LLC (formerly Webb Service) which services Shelby, Eastern Jefferson, Spencer and Henry Counties, serving 8,800 customers with five employees and 6 six trucks.
He has grown his Funeral Services business alongside his services business with passion and attention to detail.