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James Rose, Taylor Co., KY (1935-2011)

He was a member of the South Campbellsville Baptist Church, where he was a former deacon. He was a former owner of Bear Safety in Campbellsville, served in the National Guard for six years, and was an avid outdoorsman and dedicated loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend
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James "Jimmy" Rose, 76, of Campbellsville, died at 9:35amET, Sunday, September 25, 2011 in Campbellsville, KY.

The funeral service will be at 2pmET/1pmCT, Wednesday, September 28, 2011, Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Shaun Caudill. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg Road, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation is after 5pmET/4pmCT, Tuesday, September 27, 2011, at the funeral home.

Pallbearers: Randy Bricken, Bobby Cave, Gene Judd, Michael Mardis, Darrell Mays, and Keith McMahan.

James Rose, Taylor Co., KY (1935-2011)
James "Jimmy" Rose was the son of the late Lindsey Allen Rose and Hallie Chaney. He was born in Taylor County, Kentucky, Wednesday, June 26, 1935. He died Sunday, September 25, 2011 in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY, at the age of 76 years, 2 months, and 30 days.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of the South Campbellsville Baptist Church where he was a former deacon.

He was the former owner and operator of Bear Safety for many years.

He was a member of the United States National Guard for six years.

Jimmy loved nature, being outdoors, fishing with his son and was a dedicated loving husband, father, grandfather and friend.

He united in marriage to Ruby Bryant December 27, 1959.

Besides his wife, Ruby Rose, he is survived by the following:
  • One son and two daughters: Jamie Rose and wife, Rhonda of Campbellsville, KY; Tammy Green and husband, Bill of Vero Beach, FL; and Joyce Rose and partner, Sheila Kalas of Lexington, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Joshua Rose, Morgan Rose, Will Green and Madison Rose, all of Campbellsville, KY

  • One brother and one sister: Tom Rose and wife, Virginia and Marie Rose, all of Campbellsville

  • Many nieces and nephews, and several other relatives and friends
He was preceded in death by his brother, Bobby Lee Rose May 15, 2000.

The family requests expressions of sympathy be donations to the South Campbellsville Baptist Church and may be made at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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James Rose, Taylor Co., KY (1935-2011)

2011-09-27 - 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY - Photo from Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.
James Rose, Taylor Co., KY (1935-2011)

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