James Richard Rose

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Dec. 16, 1980 — Nov. 5, 2018

ROCKY MOUNT — James Richard Rose, 37, passed away Nov. 5, 2018.

He was born in Wilson County on Dec. 16, 1980 to Larry and Patricia Bryant Rose.

James was a very gifted mechanic, loved cooking and grilling out. He was an outdoorsman who loved fishing and hunting. He was always helping people and never met a stranger. James was there for everyone and especially his beloved dog Cami.

He was preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Wiley Rose and Shirley Rose; and maternal grandparents, J.B. Bryant and Mildred Bryant.

James leaves to cherish his memory, parents, Larry Richard “Ricky” Rose Sr. and Patricia “Pat” B. Rose; daughter, Makayla Atkinson; brother; Larry R. Rose Jr.; sisters, Gwyn R. Weber, and husband, Paul Weber Jr.; nephews, Matthew Rose and Bryant P. Weber; nieces, Emily Rose and Jenna and Raegan Weber.

A celebration of life will be held 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, in the Chapel of Cornerstone Funeral Home with Pastor Luther Spell officiating. Visitation with family and friends will follow after the service.

Cornerstone Funeral Home, 1052 S. First St., Nashville, is honored to be caring for the Rose family. Words of comfort may be shared at www.cornerstonefuneralhomeandcremations.com.