Rose, Herbert Saul

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Herbert Saul Rose, 74, passed away on Thursday, November 9, 2017

He was an attorney and had resided most of his life in Miami, Fl. 

Arrangements are by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, 5401 Highway 153.



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