The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


June 10, 2014

Roger Rouse

— Roger Dale Rouse, 67, of Athens died Monday, June 9, 2014, at Huntsville Hospital.

The funeral is 6 p.m. Thursday at Spry Funeral Home with Mike Moore officiating. Visitation is 4-6 p.m.

Mr. Rouse was born Oct. 14, 1946, in Limestone County to James and Mildred Eaton Rouse. He attended Nebo Church, retired from Limestone County Water & Sewer Authority and was a U.S. Marine and Vietnam veteran.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Rouse, Athens; son, Jerry Rouse, Athens; daughter, Sandy Roberts, Athens; brothers, Terry “Bo” Rouse, Athens, Richard “Pete” Rouse, Florida; sisters, Peggy McCurdy, Orlando, Florida, and Reba Rouse, Jasper; grandchildren, Justin Rouse and Matthew Rouse; several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.

Memorials may be made to Cancer Center of Huntsville.

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