(submitted by Gerald & Tammy Westmoreland)
NATCHEZ - Services for Crystal "BlackBone" Rose Jr., 27, of Missouri City, Texas, formerly of Natchez, who died Wednesday, April 5, 2017, in Houston, will be 1p.m. Saturday at Marshall Funeral Home Natchez Chapel.
Burial will follow at Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery under the direction of Marshall Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 3 to 5p.m. today and from noon until service time Saturday, both at the funeral home.
Mr. Rose was born Dec. 15, 1989, in Natchez, the son of Crystal Wilson and Annie Ruth Rose.
He was preceded in death by his mother, his grandparents, Minnie Pearl Rose, Cary Rose and Berthina Moore Wilson; two brothers, Cary Rose Jr. and Jammie Lee "Bogger" Rose; four aunts, Liza "Linda Lou" Rose, Earlean Claxton, Sencond "Sally" Rose and Purple Lee Wilson; and one uncle, C.L. Wilson.
Survivors include two children, Kristy Lashae Rose and soon to be born Cristy’ana Jamia’Lee Rose; a special son, Raymond “RJ” Burns Jr.; his father; nine sisters, LuDora Shontae Rose, Tracy Griffin Hartwell, Kristy Rose, Jasmine Rose, LaShonda Rose, Adrieanna Rose, Kristyonna Reed, Kirsten Reed and Queen Reed; two brothers, Sherman Rose and Adrian Rose; four aunts, Annie Marie Rose, Sandra Robinson and husband, Cleophus Sr., Lillie Wilson and Christina Wilson; five uncles, Gregory Rose, L.C. Wilson, Jackson Wilson, Leon Wilson and Herman Wilson; his girlfriend, LaTasha Richmond; and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.