LEBANON -- Mrs. Rose, 86, of Memphis and formerly of Lebanon passed away Monday, April 18, 2011, at the Methodist Germantown Hospital in Memphis.
She was born August 4, 1924, in Pontardulais, South Wales, United Kingdom, daughter of the late William Idris and Mary Evans Davies.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Highland Heights Church of Christ.
There will be a private service for the family at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home in Lebanon with interment to follow at the Wilson County Memorial Gardens.
There will be no visitation.
Survivors include: children Dr. Graham Rose (Rebecca) of Manhattan, Kansas; Dianne Rose Laster (Dr. Robert) of Memphis; and Donna Rose Mousourakis (Ioannis) of Ringgold, Georgia.
Also surviving: sister Brenda Evans Thomas of Cardiff, Wales, UK; grandchildren James Howard Rose, Sara Katherine Rose, Edward Graham Rose, Robert Christopher Laster, Pamela Jane Laster Finneran, Michael Graham Laster, John Steven Mousourakis, Maria Anna Mousourakis, Helen Erasmia Mousourakis Bellomo and Maira Dianne Mousourakis Murry; as well as four great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband James Howard “Jim” Rose on March 21, 1995; and a brother Graham Evans Davies.
Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home, Lebanon, in charge of arrangements.