Doane A. “Randy” Rouse, Jr. age 64, a resident of Pantego, NC died at home Thursday, June 28, 2018.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday, June 30, 2018 at the Belhaven Missionary Baptist Church officiated by Pastor David Pierce. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the church.
Randy was born in Belhaven on April 19, 1954 the son of the late Doane Alexander Rouse and Ann Latham Rouse. He was a graduate of John A Wilkinson High School. After graduation he attended NC State where he received a B.S. in Zoology. Randy enjoyed the outdoors and waterways of eastern NC. He never met a stranger, and always enjoyed a good conversation. Randy was known as Papa Randy or Uncle Randy to a precious group of children who will treasure their memories of exploring God’s creation with him. He was a member of Belhaven Missionary Baptist Church where he served as a deacon.
He is survived by his wife: Cherry Croom Rouse of Pantego; daughter: Kathleen Rouse Shepherd and husband Richard of Wilkesboro, NC; son: Bradley Alexander Rouse and wife Rachel of Sanford, NC; brother: Robbie Rouse and wife Jane of Washington, NC; sister Linda R. Sharp and three grandchildren: Annabelle Rouse, Emma Rouse and Lauren Shepherd.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to www.kidneyfund.org or the Belhaven Missionary Baptist Church c/o 251 Edward Street, Belhaven, NC 27810.
You may share a memory with the family by visiting www.josephpaulfdl.com
Joseph B. Paul, Jr. Funeral Director Licensee of Washington is serving the Rouse family.
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