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Thomas M. Rose

1945 - 2021



Thomas M. Rose, 75, of Athens, passed away on Saturday, June 5, 2021.

Born in Durham, North Carolina, he was a son of the late Dr. Jesse Lee Rose and Lou Ethel Abernathy Rose Poore. Tom was a Veteran of the United States Navy and he retired from the University of Georgia. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Ronald Barton Rose.

Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Wakae Toshi Rose; sister-in-law, Anne Berrong Rose; niece, Leigh Rose McRae and nephew, Ronald Ridgeway Rose.

No memorial services are scheduled at this time.

Lord and Stephens, East is in charge of arrangements.

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June 7, 2021 1:39 PM
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Fair winds and following seas sailor.
"Boatswain... Standby to pipe the side... Shipmate's going Ashore..."

Thank you Thomas for your service to this nation. U.S. Navy.

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