Funeral services for Arthur Eugene “Gene” Rose, 93, of North Richland Hills were held Monday, March 8, 2010, at Forest Grove Christian Church with Pastor Brandon Navarre officiating. Interment was in Forest Grove Cemetery.

Mr. Rose died Tuesday, March 4.

He was born April 11, 1916, in Giddings to John Frank and Myrtle Rose.

Mr. Rose was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Willie Perry Rose.

Survivors include a daughter, Pegg y Ruth Rose Hamil and husband Rayford of Grapevine; a son, Larry Eugene Rose and wife Karen of Houston; five grandchildren, Glenda Marie Hamil and husband Randall, Stephen Lee Hamil and wife Melanie, Andrew Eugene Rose and wife Karlin, Stephanie Leigh Rose Smith and husband Johnny, Lisa Michelle Rose Svensen and husband Paul; eight great-grandchildren, Jennifer Lee Hamil Renfro and husband James, Justin Michael Smith, Ryan Eugene Rose, Shelby John Svensen, Jeremy Allen Smith, Morgan Ann Rose, Alex Fredrik Svensen and Kerry Lynn Russell Jr.; two greatgreat grandchildren, Cheyenne Michelle Hamil and Ayden Bryant Russell; and two brothers, John B. Rose of Houston, Charles Jack Rose of San Antonio; also, a host of other family and friends.

Pallbearers included Stephen Lee Hamil, Andrew Eugene Rose, Johnny Smith, Justin Michael Smith, Ryan Eugene Rose and Jeremy Allen Smith.

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