William F. Rouse
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William F. Rouse
  • August 18, 1941 - November 13, 2016
  • Lumberton, Mississippi

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William F. Rouse, 75, of Lumberton, MS, died Sunday, November 13, 2016 in Forrest General Hospital, Hattiesburg.

Mr. Rouse was born August 18, 1941 in Lumberton to Otho E. Rouse and Etha Mae Evans Rouse. He was a retired heavy equipment operator with the International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE), Local 624 in Jackson, MS. One his proudest achievements was helping construct the Alaskan Pipeline. He was a member of East Main Baptist Church in Lumberton and a United States Army veteran.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by four brothers, Charlie Rouse, Nolan Rouse, Johnny Rouse, and O.E. Rouse.

Family members include his wife, Judy Walters Rouse; three sons, William Rouse, Jr., Mike Rouse (Ellen), Larry Rouse (Rebecca); one sister, Mary House (James); two brothers, Donald Ray Rouse (Patricia), Earl Rouse; two grandchildren, Kristin Rouse and Zachary Rouse.

Friends and relatives are invited to attend funeral services at WHITE FUNERAL HOME, 102 North 1st Street, Lumberton, MS, 39455 on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at 2:00 pm. Brother Jesse Ladner will officiate the service. Burial will follow in Slade Cemetery. The family will receive friends and have visitation on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be offered at www.whitefuneralhomelumberton.com .

White Funeral Home, (601) 796-2781.