PRINCETON Gary L. Rose, 58, of Princeton died Wednesday, February 14, 2018. Born April 4, 1959 in Welch he was the son of the late Ernest Rose and Janice Sims Rose.
Gary was a former employee of Thomas Steel in Princeton and Simmons Brothers in Narrows, Va. He enjoyed classic cars and car shows.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers, Jimmy Rose and Brian Rose.
Those left to cherish his memory are the love of his life for the last 29 years, Dickie Whitten and her children, Kristi Toutant and husband Jim, Todd Whitten and grandchildren, Mitchell, Jenna and Josh whom he adored; four brothers, Kenny Rose and fiancee Brenda Mathena, Randy Rose and wife Claudia, Billy Rose and wife Tina and David Rose of Princeton; one sister, Janet Jennings and husband Sam all of Princeton; also, many nieces and nephews who called him their "favorite uncle" and many cousins.
Honoring his request the body will be cremated and there will be no services.
Arrangements by Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home in Princeton.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.bailey-kirk.com.
Published on February 17, 2018