Donnie ‘Skipper’ Rose, 46, of Millstone, died September 11 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.
A son of Glenn Rose of Payne Gap and the late Betty Sue Rose, he was a former coal truck driver.
He enjoyed hunting and driving trucks, and was a mechanic.
Surviving in addition to his father are his wife, Pamela Easterling Rose; a stepson, Matthew Maggard of Millstone; a sister, Sandra
Lowe of Jenkins; three brothers, Johnny Rose of Millstone, David Linkous Rose of Big Stone Gap, Va., and Michael Paul Rose of Payne Gap; his motherin law and father-in-law, Betty and Irvin Banks of McRoberts; and his brotherin law, Larry Easterling of Millstone.
Funeral services were held September 14 at Payne Gap Freewill Baptist Church. Burial was in Rose family cemetery at Millstone.