David Rose, Jr.
  • 69 years old
  • Date of birth: Sep 7, 1947
  • Date of passing: Oct 5, 2016
Let the memory of David be with us forever

David Rose, Jr., 69, a longtime resident of Granville County passed away Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at Duke Regional Hospital.

A native of Wayne County, he was the son of the late David J. and Louisa T. Rose. He was of the Baptist faith and was a professional tree surgeon for forty-seven years.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, October 8, 2016 at Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford by Rev. Ronnie Matthews. Burial will be in Stovall Memorial Gardens.

Surviving are his wife of forty-eight years, Nancy Ellis Rose of Oxford; a daughter, Shannon Rose Ramsey (David Lee) of Oxford, three sons, Brian Keith Ellis of Oxford, Pete H. Rose (Teresa) of Stovall, Kris N. Rose (DeDe) of Oxford; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; sisters, Beatice “Sis” Fail of Selma, Elouise Knutson of California and a brother, Luther Rose of Zebulon. He was preceded in death by a sister, Elsie Lassiter and two brothers, Clint and James Rose.

Visitation will be held Saturday October 8, 2016 from 9:30 – 10:45 at Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford and at other times at the home of his daughter.


Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Brenda Brogden on 10th October 2016

"Pete and Teresa:  I am so sorry to hear about Mr. Rose.  Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers."

This tribute was added by Wanda Carlyle on 7th October 2016

"Will miss you Uncle David. Rest In Peace!"

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Lynn Cox


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