Originally created 02/19/01

Mr. Walter Rouse Sr.



WAYNESBORO, Ga. - Mr. Walter Hoover Rouse Sr., 70, of Nathaniel Highway, died Friday, Feb. 16, 2001, at his residence.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Daniel Grove Baptist Church with Carl Jones and Solomon Ware III officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Rouse, a native of Burke County, had retired as a wood operator from International Paper Co. and was a member of Meadowbrook Church of Christ.

Survivors include two sons, Walter Rouse Jr. and Julius Rouse, both of Pawleys Island, S.C.; two daughters, Valarie Golden and Kimberly Morrison, both of Augusta; two brothers, Robert Rouse and Willie Rouse, both of Augusta; a sister, Bessie Gilbert, Augusta; and 11 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at Williams Funeral Home, Augusta.