Johnson City Press Wednesday, July 1, 2015


Published June 1st, 2012 10:09 pm

Mr. Robert Rose, age 58, Jonesborough, passed away Thursday, May 31, 2012, from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.
Mr. Rose was born in Norton, Virginia, the son of Ersel & Jewell Patton Rose, McClure, Virginia.
He attended New Victory United Methodist Church.
Mr. Rose was a Purchasing Material Clerk for CSX Railroad, Erwin.
In addition to his parents, survivors include a brother, Randy Rose, Blountville; a sister, Sandra Jones, Bristol; a special niece, Katherine Jones; along with several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services will be conducted at 4:00 p.m. Sunday, June 3, 2012, at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with Rev. Cathy Fowler officiating.
The family will receive friends from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Sunday prior to the service.
Interment services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Monday, June 4, 2012, at Temple Hill Memorial Park in Castlewood, Virginia. Pallbearers will be members of the Rays of Son Christian Motorcycle Association.
Condolences may be sent to the Rose family online at
Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Jonesborough, 753-3821