Charles "Eddie" Edward Rose

August 7, 1949April 26, 2019

Charles Edward “Eddie” Rose, age 69, of Jonesborough, Tennessee, passed away on Friday, April 26, 2019 at James H. Quillen VA Medical Center. He was born in Johnson City, Tennessee, a son of the late Charles “Charlie” Daniel Rose and Agnes Pauline Reed Rose. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Charles Daniel Rose; and one sister, Norma Lee Sluss.

Eddie was a veteran of the United States Army having served in Vietnam. During his time in service he received the following decorations and citations; National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, and the Vietnam Campaign Medal. He was the owner and operator of Metal Builders Inc. He was of the Baptist Faith, a member of the Johnson City VFW and loved to mow his yard.

He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Robin Rose; mother-in-law, Oveda Evans; sister and brother-in-law, Sandy Evans and husband Roger Garland; one niece, Debbie Wilson; one nephew, Tim Sluss and wife Marylou; and several great nephews.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to Chip White, Benny Stout, Earl Willis, TA Wilson, Linda Fowler, and Marsha Barnett for all their love and care shown to Eddie and his family.

Arrangements especially for Mr. Rose and his family have been made through Monte Vista Funeral Home & Memorial Park, 1900 E. Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, TN; 423-282-2631.


  • the late Charles "Charlie" Daniel Rose, Father
  • the late Agnes Pauline Reed Rose, Mother
  • the late Charles Daniel Rose, Son
  • the late Norma Lee Sluss, Sister
  • Robin Rose, Wife
  • Oveda Evans, Mother-in-Law
  • Sandy Evans, Sister-in-law
  • Roger Garland, Brother-in-law
  • Debbie Wilson, Niece
  • Tim Sluss and wife Marylou, Nephew
  • Mr. Rose is also survived by several great nephews


No services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.


Charles "Eddie" Edward Rose

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Sharon Hatfield Moseley

April 30, 2019

Robin, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this time.

Rusty Rambo

April 29, 2019

Prayers go out to you Robin and family from the Rambo's.

Mike and Jan Harris

April 29, 2019

Mike and I are so sorry to hear your loss of Eddie. Robin you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. May God always watch over you and keep you safe. Take care of yourself, our hearts break for you, You have been through a lot, you are a very strong person, God will see you thru this. Tell your mom we are thinking of her. Bless your family.

With heart felt love,
Mike and Jan Harris

Betty Callahan

April 28, 2019

We are so sorry for your loss Harry and Ed had so many good times together I know he loved to eat good food and he played with the kids he was like a family member may God Bless you