Thomas  Rose


PRINCETON- Thomas Rose, 72, of Princeton, died Sunday, June 23, 2019. Born October 21, 1946 at Asco, he was the son of the late Flem and Snow Rose.
Tommy was a veteran of the U.S. Army and was retired from Danieley Wrecker Service.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by son, Michael Cardwell; daughter, Melissa Pennington; one sister; and five brothers.
Survivors include wife, Elsie Rose; children, Maryann Rose, Allen Fletcher (May), Nona Rose (Carlos), Shasta Mosley (Chris), Phoebe Rose, Sheila Tilley and Jeff Tilley; siblings, Marshall Sammons (Flossie), Nona Bowling, Rachel Simonsen (Ray), Martha McKenzie (Grady) and Irene Seal; many grandchildren and great grandchildren; and lifetime friends, Jack Danieley, Gail Hypes and Eddie Stilwell.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, June 27, 2019 at the Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home in Princeton with Pastor Delmar Stilwell officiating. Interment will follow at the Caperton Cemetery in Lerona. Military honors will be conducted by the Mercer County Veterans Honor Guard.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, June 26, 2019 from 6-8 p.m. at the Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home in Princeton. To view a video tribute to Mr. Rose, or share condolences with the family, please visit
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Published on June 25, 2019
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Nancy Gilley-Barie
Jun 27, 2019
Want to send my condolences to all the family especially to my Aunt Elsie. I still love you. You and Tommy helped me thru some tough times years ago. May God keep his loving hands on all of you
Stephanie Kinser
Jun 26, 2019
My heart and prayers going out to the family rip my friend