|Former Alleghany County Deputy Honored By Resolution|
Low Moor, VA (June 5, 2018) - The Alleghany County Board of Supervisors unanimously adopted the following resolution honoring former Alleghany County Sheriff's deputy Barry Rose.
On motion of Mr. Nicely, seconded by Mr. Griffith, that the following resolution was adopted:
WHEREAS, Mr. Barry E. Rose, member of the County Recreation Board since July 1, 2003, passed away on March 30, 2018; and
WHEREAS, Mr. Rose gave unselfishly of his time to the community and the Alleghany Highlands, setting an example of citizenship throughout his life; and
WHEREAS, Mr. Rose served in numerous capacities to better the Alleghany Highlands, including as a member of the County Recreation Board and Alleghany County Fire and Rescue Association; former member of various emergency response agencies (Clifton Forge Rescue Squad, Sharon Fire and Rescue, Covington Rescue Squad, Covington Fire Department); retired employee of the Alleghany County Sheriffâ€™s Office serving in various positions over 30 years; involvement in Crime Prevention and DARE programs; and assisted in organizing and starting the Bike Rodeo, as well as having served on and volunteered for many other organizations.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Alleghany County Board of Supervisors, in honor and respect, does hereby recognize the life of Mr. Barry E. Rose for his loyalty, dedication, and service to his community, the County of Alleghany, and the Alleghany Highlands.