Barbara Ellen Rose, 72, of Williamsburg, passed away Wednesday November 15, 2017 at Hillcrest Health and Rehabilitation Center in Corbin.
She was born December 18, 1944 in Whitley County, to the late Martin and Vivian Lawson Rountree.
Along with her parents she was preceded in death by a sister Odetta Perkins, three brothers; Danny Rountree, James Pete Rountree and Eddie Rountree.
She is survived by two daughters, Cindy Shelley (David) and Dorcia Rose (Richard); two sons; James Lovitt Jr. (Daniel Carr) and Martin O. Lovitt (Patricia Sizemore) all of Williamsburg; six grandchildren; Amber Carney (Aaron), Emily Kemp (Zac), Connor Shelley (Audrey), Briana Lovitt (Lamar Yocum), Rachel Shelley and Jenna Rose; five great grandchildren; Kaidence, Maddie, Alyssa, Aiven and Ahri; two sisters; Mae Tucker and Rosa Davis both of Williamsburg; two brothers Albert Rountree of Georgia, Roger Rountree of Williamsburg; several nieces, nephews and a host of relatives and friends to mourn her passing.
Funeral services were held Saturday, November 18, at Ellison Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Walter Paul officiating.
Interment was in the Young Cemetery.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.ellisonfh.com
Ellison Funeral Home is entrusted with these arrangements.