Eric John Rose, 35, of Bedford, Texas, formerly of Hermitage, died August 17, 2014, in Irving, Texas.

He was a landscape artist, a motivational speaker and a Christian.

Mr. Rose was born on July 17, 1979 in El Dorado and was the son of Teresea Trussell Rose Morgan of Bedford, Texas and Dwaine Everett Rose of Willis, Texas.

Other than his parents, he is survived by his stepfather, Roy David Morgan of Bedford, Texas; three brothers, Jarrod Dwaine Rose of Bedford, Texas; Staff Sgt. Mikael Lee Rose of Whittlesey, United Kingdom; and Adam Joseph Rose of Pasadena, Texas, along with many loving nieces and nephews, aunts and uncles, cousins and friends.

Graveside services will be held August 26 at 10 a.m. at Pattsville Cemetery near Hermitage.