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Elvie Grey Rouse

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Dec. 23, 1943 — Jan. 9, 2019

Elvie Grey Rouse, 75, of Wilson, died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at Thomas-Yelverton Funeral Home with the Rev. David Varnell officiating. Interment will follow in Evergreen Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends from 10 - 10:45 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home located at 2704 Nash St. N., Wilson.

Elvie was a longtime employee with Wilson County Schools. She possessed a very outgoing personality and never met a stranger. Elvie was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

Surviving are her son, Troy D. Rouse (Sandra L.) of Wilson; her daughter, Heidi R. Aber (Daniel) of Raleigh; five grandchildren, Jacob Rouse, Gracie Rouse, Maggie Rouse, Mila Aber and Winnie Aber; one brother, Willard Walston Jr. (Peggy) of Moncks Corner, South Carolina; one sister, Patsy Bass (Don) of Wilson; and her devoted caregiver, Angie Daniel.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dallas Dewey Rouse; parents, Willard B. and Elvie Lucille Minshew Walston; and one brother, Ronnie Walston.

Funeral services are under the direction of Thomas-Yelverton Funeral Home, Wilson. Online condolences may be sent to www.thomasyelverton.com.