Robert Walter Rose


Robert Walter Rose was born on March 29, 1926 in Blaney, he was a son of the late Walter English Rose and Emily Branham Rose.


On April 26, 1967, Robert Rose was listed as a living son in the obituary of Walter E Rose.


April 13, 2008, Robert Walter Rose was listed as the living husband in the obituary of Lola Mae Moak Rose.


On July 20, 2009, Robert Rose was listed as a living brother in the obituary of Doris Branham Rose Thomas.

ELGIN – Funeral service for Robert Walter Rose, 83, will be held Friday at 11:00 a.m. at Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Rev. Paul Miles and Rev. George Cashwell will officiate. The family will receive friends Thursday, 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff. Memorials may be made to Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church Senior Adult Sunday School Class.

Mr. Rose, husband of the late Lola Mae Moak Rose, died Tuesday, August 11, 2009. Born in Blaney, he was a son of the late Walter English Rose and Emily Branham Rose. He retired from Seaboard Coastline Railroad in 1978. After his retirement he owned and operated Rose Wrecker Service until 2007. He enjoyed restoring antique cars.

Surviving are his daughters, Janice Evatt (Dan) of Central, Roberta Hellams (Wilton) of Columbia, and Jeannie Potter (the late Chris) of Elgin; sons, Calvin Rose (Kim) of Elgin and Ervin Rose of Elgin; sisters, Carolyn Rose Branham (Charlie), Jean Rose Jeffers, Emma Dora Rose Mikesch, Vera Rose Nelson (Wayne), Betty Rose Timmerberg (Jim), and Iris Rose; brothers, Arlin Rose (Jimmie), and Jerry Rose (Barbara); 10 grandchildren; and 5 great grandchildren.

He was predeceased by brothers, Coley Rose and Jimmy Rose; and sister, Doris Rose Thomas.


8/13/2009, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Powers Funeral Home

Funeral Service

8/14/2009, 11:00 AM, Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church

Sign the online register at

August 13, 2009 State (published as The State)
Columbia, South Carolina Page 7
Located in Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
Photo added by Patricia Johnson


On March 15, 2016, Robert Rose was listed as the deceased brother in the obituary of Jerry E. Rose.

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