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“Please accept my sympathy on the passing of your loved one. May God's peace console you at this difficult time. ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: Sarah Belle Minor - Thibodaux, LA

“Sorry for loss to the rose family . Sorry Mr David wish could been there today for you guys. I took care of her with senior helpers. I will miss...Read More »
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“I am so very sorry for the loss of your Mother, may she rest in peace. ”
3 of 14 | Posted by: Sheryl Landry - Franklin, LA

“The memories of childhood are strong and sweet, like Sarah. I cherish the days of berry picking and horseback riding in the back lot. I am glad...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Mary Margaret (Cherry) Shuman - LA

“To the Rose Family. My condolences to the family of Mrs. Rose. The loss of a loved one is not an easy journey in life. I pray that God will...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Brenda DeJean - Lafayette, LA

“She was my 2nd grade teacher and she taught me a lot. ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Dominic Dennis - Centerville, LA

“So sorry to hear that Sarah had passed. ”
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“The Williams family is very sorry for your loss! We pray Gods peace will be given to y'all durning this difficult time! We are glad to hear she know...Read More »
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“Sorry for the family's loss. Hugs to all. ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: Mary Picard Ronsonet - Neighbor

“My deepest condolences to the Rose family.My prayers are with your family. ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Marguerite Thibodaux Thibodaus Liner O'Quinn - LA

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12 of 14 | Posted by: Jamie Griste - AL - Friend

“So sorry for your loss. The family will be in my thoughts and prayers. ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Tracey Naquin - St. Martinville, LA

“Please accept our deepest condolences and prayers to you and your family during this difficult time. May Mrs. Sarah rest in God's eternal peace and...Read More »
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Sarah Ellen Overbey Rose passed away at the age of 75 on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at her home in Franklin. Sarah, one of four children born to the late Austin Kyle Overbey and the late Georgia Sowers Overbey, was a native of Winnfield, LA and has spent the past 50 years in Franklin where she raised her family and taught school. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend, who had a deep faith in her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. A 1960 graduate of Winnfield High School, Sarah went on to receive her Bachelor's in education from Louisiana Tech University in Ruston. She was a longtime teacher in the St. Mary Parish School System where she retired from. She was also a former Den Mother of the Cub Scouts Pack 404. Some of Sarah's favorite pastimes were gardening, reading, crocheting, painting, and simply spending time with family. She will be fondly remembered and deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.

Those she leaves to cherish her memory include her five children, David Rose Jr., Beth Rose Berard and her husband Allen, Kyle Rose and his wife Stephanie, Carrie Rose Gaudin and her husband Corey, and William Rose and his wife Julie; ten grandchildren, Destany Rose, Ian Rose, Ali Berard, Cara Berard, Austin Rose, Amalie Gaudin, Sydney Gaudin, Elijah Gaudin, Rylee Rose, and Avery Rose; one sister, Linda O. McKinney; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, David Crawford Rose Sr.; and two brothers, Austin Kyle Overbey Jr. and William Stafford Overbey.

Relatives and friends are invited to join the family for the visitation at Ibert's Mortuary in Franklin on Saturday, August 12, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. until time of the funeral service at 12:00 p.m. Following the service, she will be laid to rest in the Franklin Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be her sons, David Rose Jr., Kyle Rose, and William Rose, her sons-in-law, Allen Berard and Corey Gaudin, and cousin, David Naquin.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert's Mortuary, Inc., 1007 Main Street, Franklin, LA 70538, (337) 828-5426.