Stanley Norman Rose


Stanley Norman Rose was born on October 15, 1903 in South Carolina. The son of Samuel Walter Rose and Elizabeth Percival.

1930 Census Information:

According to the United State census recorded on May 9, 1930, Walter S Rose (63), owned a home in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina with his wife; Elizabeth Rose (63), his son, Stanley N Rose (26), his daughter, Elise G Rose (22), his daughter-in-law, Josephine T Rose (19) and his granddaughter, Gladys J Rose (1). It was reported the family members were all born in South Carolina. Walter S. Rose and Stanley Rose were farmers on a general farm.


On April 20, 1931, Stanley Rose was mentioned as a living grandson in the obituary of John W. Rose.


On March 3, 1935, Stanley N. Rose was mentioned in newspaper article “JOIN SAFE DRIVERS.


On October 15, 1939, Stanley M. Rose was listed in the newspaper article “Seen Here and There.”

1940 Census Information:

According to the US Census recorded on May 12, 1940, Stanley Norman Rose (36), owned a home on U.S. Highway No. 1, in Blaney, Kershaw, South Carolina, with his wife Josephine Thornton Rose (29) and their children, Gladys June Rose (11), and Gerald Stanley Rose (9 months), and his father Samuel Walter Rose (73). It was reported the family members were all born in South Carolina and lived in the same house on April 1, 1935. Stanley Norman Rose was employees as a truck driver for a lumber mill, Josephine Thornton Rose kept house, Gladys June Rose was a student, Gerald Stanley Rose was to young to attend school, and Samuel Walter Rose was a farmer.


CAMDEN – Stanley N. Rose, 67, died Saturday, December 19, 1970, in a local hospital after an extended illness.

Funeral services will be today, December 20, 1970, at 4 p.m., in the First Baptist Church with burial in Union Baptist Church cemetery in Elgin.

Mr. Rose, a son of the late Samuel W. Rose and Elizabeth Percival Rose, served on the Camden Police Department as a lieutenant until his retirement. He was an active member of the S. C. Law Enforcement Officers Association.

Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Josephine Thornton Rose; a son, G. Stanley Rose of Rock Hill; two daughters, Mrs. J. H. Pritchard of Sumter and Mrs. Jerry Ballard of Aiken; a brother, Gilliard D. Rose of Spartanburg; and four sisters, Mrs. J. E. Ross of Camden, Mrs. Mattie Ross of Elgin, Mrs. Willis Ross of West Columbia and Mrs. Joe Lineberger of Bel Aire, Md.

Kornegay Funeral Home is in charge.

Obituary Information:

December 20, 1970  State (published as The State) 
 Columbia, South Carolina
Page 54

Tombstone Information:

Located in Union Baptist Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
Photo added by Caroline Burleson


On March 31, 2018, Stanley Norman Rose was listed as the deceased father in the obituary of June Rose Pritchard.

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