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William Herbert Rose

November 13, 1949 — May 11, 2018

William Herbert Rose, age 68 years, died Friday, May 11, 2018 at the UT Medical Center in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Visitation will be Sunday, May 13, 2018 after 6pm at the McCreary County Funeral Home. In accordance with his wishes cremation will follow.

He was born in McCreary County, Kentucky on November 13, 1949 the son of Euel Rose and the late Joyce Thenal (Thomas) Rose.  He was a retired truck driver and loved farming.

Preceding him in death are his mother; brother, Cleo Rose; and sisters, Jean Stigall and Vicie Bowers.

Survivors include his father, Euel Rose of Parkers Lake; brothers, Levi Rose and wife, Linda, Lester Rose and wife, Linda, and Wayne Rose and wife, Wahenna all of Parkers Lake, Kentucky; sisters Barbara Rose of Parkers Lake, Dessel Lanter and husband, Steve of Winfield, Marcella Barnes and husband, Joel of Alabama, and Pearl Goodin and husband, Jim of Parkers Lake; and numerous nieces and nephews.

McCreary County Funeral Home entrusted with the arrangements.

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Sunday, May 13, 2018

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