Rita Faye “Nikki” Rose, 56, of Pearisburg, Va died Sunday, April 25, 2010 at her home. She was born in Tazewell on March 6, 1954 and was the daughter of the late Everett Pershing Rose and Maggie Mae Patton Rose.
Surviving are her husband, John Tolbert, sisters and brothers-in-law, Mary Tapp, Dottie and Bill Saunders, Emily and Tommy Halstead, brothers and sisters-in-law, Billy and Jean Rose, Roger and Paulette Rose, Everett Rose, Jr. and Glenda, sons, Matt Hancock, Bobby Hancock, Lee Rose and several grandchildren.
Memorial service will be held Wednesday, April 28 at 1 p.m. from Abundant Life Ministries with Rev. Randall Lawrence officiating. The family will be receiving friends after the service at the church.
In lieu of flowers the family wishes memorials be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 554, Roanoke, VA 24013.
Arrangements by Stevens Funeral Home.