Lucille Waters Rouse
  • Flowers are welcome or memorials may be made to La Grange Church of God, P.O. Box 218, La Grange, NC 28551 or New Hope Church of God, 702 East New Hope Road, Goldsboro, NC 27534 .

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“Sue and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. May your memories bring you comfort. ”
1 of 3 | Posted by: Susan Hines Quesenberry - GA

“DEAR SUE & FAMILY, WE WERE SADDENED TO HEAR OF YOUR PRECIOUS MOTHER'S PASSING. I KNOW YOUR HEART IS BROKEN RIGHT NOW, BUT KNOW THAT WE LOVE YOU AND...Read More »
2 of 3 | Posted by: RAY & KATHY WALKER - GOLDSBORO, NC

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Lucille W. Rouse
October 12, 1921 - February 20, 2013

La Grange-Lucille Waters Rouse, 91, of La Grange, went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, February 20, 2013. Mrs. Rouse was born October 12, 1921 in Greene County to the late William Tobias Waters and Alma Grant Waters. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty six years, Harvey Bingham Rouse; and son, Melvyn Rouse. Miss Lucille attended La Grange Church of God. A lifelong homemaker and farmers wife, Lucille enjoyed gardening and loved cooking for her family.

A service of remembrance will be held Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 3 p.m. from Rouse Funeral Home with Rev. Arnold Ball and Rev. Harold Anderson officiating. Interment will be Sunday at 3 p.m. from Flatfield Cemetery.

Miss Lucille is survived by her daughter, Sue Thomas and husband, Harold of Snow Hill; two grandsons, Donald Thomas and wife, Mandy of Clayton and Ben Thomas and wife, Tracy of Goldsboro; three great-grandchildren, Carter Finley Thomas, Cooper Bingham Thomas and Noah Wilson Thomas; along with her special caregiver, Delores Williams.

The family will receive friends following the service of remembrance and at other times they will be at the home of Mr. & Mrs. Harold Thomas, 703 Greenridge Road, Snow Hill. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rousefh.com. Miss Lucille's family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Greendale Forest Nursing & Rehabilitation Center for their outstanding love and support. Flowers are welcome or memorials may be made to La Grange Church of God, P.O. Box 218, La Grange, NC 28551 or New Hope Church of God, 702 East New Hope Road, Goldsboro, NC 27534 . Arrangements are with Rouse Funeral Home, La Grange.