Stephanie Beth Rose, age 42, of Devils Creek Road, Corbin, departed this life on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, at the U.K. Medical Center in Lexington. She was born on Oct. 3, 1974, in Corbin, to Willard Dariel Rose and Carol Madge (Smith) Rose.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Opal Pfoff and Garfield and Inis Rose; uncle, Curtis Rose; and aunt, Betty "Wilma" Karr.
She attended Grace on the Hill Methodist Church in Corbin. She was a graduate of the University of Kentucky and Spencerian College with a Bio Medical Engineering Degree. She was a former player for the University of Kentucky Lady Kats. She was a Gift of Life Organ Donor.
She is survived by her mother, Carol Rose of Corbin; father, Dariel Rose of Corbin; sister, Sandy Rose Staton (Jake) of Albany; brother, Tim Collins (Lisa) of Flatwoods; aunts, ,Judy Collins, Jewel Farmer, and Doris Ellis (C.J.); uncles, Paul Brown, and Rondal Karr (Sue); nieces, Eryn Smith, Kaeli Collins, and Ella Rose Smith; nephew, Ethan Smith and James Staton; and special cousins, Rhonda Rose Bentley, Chris Ellis, Andy Collins, and Jason Ellis; and a host of other family and friends to mourn her passing.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until the funeral hour on Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral services will be 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017 at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gerald Mullins officiating. Following the service she will be laid to rest in the Terrell-Murray Cemetery, Rockholds.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to: St. Jude's Children's Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Shriner's Hospital for Crippled Children, 110 Conn Terrace, Lexington, KY 40508.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.croleyfuneralhome.com
Croley Funeral Home of Williamsburg is in charge of all arrangements, Jerry W. Croley and J. Andrew Croley, directors.
Published on September 29, 2017