Obituary for Rose Marie White

Rose Marie White, age 84 of Boones Mill passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at the home of her daughter in Barren Springs, Virginia.

Born November 6, 1937 in Roanoke, she was the daughter of the late Walter Hay and Dircie Boyd Hay. She was also preceded in death by her three children, Audrey, Mark, Coy and brother, J.C. Hay.

She lived a full life. She loved gardening, flowers, and rescuing cats and very active in her church…

Rose is survived by her

Daughter – Sharon Coggins and fiancé, Naaman Uzziah Smith – Barren Springs 

Sons – Michael Kronenburg – Boones Mill, James Kronenburg – Roanoke, Anthony White – TN,

William Durham – Salem, Richard White – Boones Mill

Brother – W.D. Hay

Two Grandchildren – Cathleen Harmon and Fanny Taylor

Great Grandchildren – Hunter Coop, Destiny Crider and Teresa Crider

Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM – Tuesday – May 3, 2022 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski. Burial will follow at 3:00 PM in the Franklin Memorial Park Cemetery – Rocky Mount, Virginia.

The family will receive friends one hour before service time Tuesday at the Funeral Home.

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Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.