In memory of
Ms. Lula Marie Rouse
In memory of
Ms. Lula Marie Rouse
L u l a M a r i e R o u s e ( f o n d l y c a l l e d M a r i e ), was b o r n O c t o b e r 1 1 , 1 9 3 5 t o t h e l a t e C h a r l i e a n d V i r g i n i a L e w i s . S h e w a s c a l l e d t o e t e r n a l r e s to n J a n u a r y 1 4 , 2 0 2 1 i n N e w t o n G r o v e , N C . A t a n e a r l y a g e , M a r i e j o i n e d S t . P e t e r C h u r c ho f C h r i s t , D i s c i p l e s o f C h r i s t w h e r e s h e w a s a na c t i v e a n d f a i t h f u l m e m b e r u n t i l h e r h e a l t hd e c l i n e d . S h e s e r v e d a s a d e c o r a t e d U s h e r ( f o r o v e r 5 0 y e a r s ) , a s t h e y o u t h U s h e r D i r e c t o r , a s a m e m b e r o f t h e M i s s i o n s d e p a r t m e n t , a n d a s a V B S t e a c h e r . S h e w a s a l s o a d e d i c a t e d m e m b e r o f t h e G o l d s b o r o - R a l e i g h U s h e r s C o n v e n t i o n a n d t h e E v e r R e a d y C l u b . S h e l e a v e s t o c h e r i s h h e r m e m o r i e s : o n e d a u g h t e r , R u b y B r y a n t ( J a c k i e ) o f N e w t o n G r o v e , N C ; t w o s o n s , H a r o l d R o u s e I I I ( M a r y ) o f S m i t h f i e l d , N C ; C h a r l e s R o u s e , S r . ( T i f f a n y ) o f C l a y t o n ,N C ; n i n e g r a n d c h i l d r e n ; t w e n t y - e i g h t g r e a t g r a n d c h i l d r e n ; t w o G o d d a u g h t e r s , C l a r a N e w t o n a n d B e t t y W e l l s ; a n d a h o s t o f g r e a t - g r e a t g r a n d c h i l d r e n , n i e c e s , n e p h e w s , r e l a t i v e s , a n d f r i e n d s Visitation: Monday, January 18 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM Sanders Funeral Home Chapel 806 E Market St Smithfield, NC 27577 (919) 934-8416 Graveside Service: Tuesday, January 19 1:00 PM Selma Memorial Gardens Selma, NC 27576
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In memory of
Ms. Lula Marie Rouse
L u l a M a r i e R o u s e ( f o n d l y c a l l e d M a r i e ), was b o r n O c t o b e r 1 1 , 1 9 3 5 t o t h e l a t e C h a r l i e a n d V i r g i n i a L e w i s . S h e w a s c a l l e d t o e t e r n a l r e s to n J a n u a r y 1 4 , 2 0 2 1 i n N e w t o n G r o v e , N C . A t a n e a r l y a g e , M a r i e j o i n e d S t . P e t e r C h u r c ho f C h r i s t , D i s c i p l e s o f C h r i s t w h e r e s h e w a s a na c t i v e a n d f a i t h f u l m e m b e r u n t i l h e r h e a l t hd e c l i n e d . S h e s e r v e d a s a d e c o r a t e d U s h e r ( f o r o v e r 5 0 y e a r s ) , a s t h e y o u t h U s h e r D i r e c t o r , a s a m e m b e r o f t h e M i s s i o n s d e p a r t m e n t , a n d a s a V B S t e a c h e r . S h e w a s a l s o a d e d i c a t e d m e m b e r o f t h e G o l d s b o r o - R a l e i g h U s h e r s C o n v e n t i o n a n d t h e E v e r R e a d y C l u b . S h e l e a v e s t o c h e r i s h h e r m e m o r i e s : o n e d a u g h t e r , R u b y B r y a n t ( J a c k i e ) o f N e w t o n G r o v e , N C ; t w o s o n s , H a r o l d R o u s e I I I ( M a r y ) o f S m i t h f i e l d , N C ; C h a r l e s R o u s e , S r . ( T i f f a n y ) o f C l a y t o n ,N C ; n i n e g r a n d c h i l d r e n ; t w e n t y - e i g h t g r e a t g r a n d c h i l d r e n ; t w o G o d d a u g h t e r s , C l a r a N e w t o n a n d B e t t y W e l l s ; a n d a h o s t o f g r e a t - g r e a t g r a n d c h i l d r e n , n i e c e s , n e p h e w s , r e l a t i v e s , a n d f r i e n d s Visitation: Monday, January 18 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM Sanders Funeral Home Chapel 806 E Market St Smithfield, NC 27577 (919) 934-8416 Graveside Service: Tuesday, January 19 1:00 PM Selma Memorial Gardens Selma, NC 27576
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806 East Market St.
Smithfield, NC 27577
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