Rose died of natural causes at 10:18 a.m. on Wednesday, July 31, 2013, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center in Hopkinsville.
She was born on May 14, 1945, in Indianapolis, Ind., to Arthur H. Blane and Emma S. Blane.
Rose was employed as a substitute teacher at Trigg County and Christian County schools.
She was preceded in death by her father, Arthur H. Blane.
Rose is survived by her mother, Emma S. Blane; one daughter, Stephanie Nelson; one son, Jeffrey Nelson, both of Indianapolis, Ind.; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.