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Betty Rouse

October 3, 1926 — October 29, 2022

Betty Rouse

Augusta, GA – Entered into rest on Saturday, October 29, 2022, Mrs. Betty Lou Bowman Rouse, 96, loving wife of the late Caswell H. Rouse Jr.

Betty was a native and lifelong resident of Augusta and graduated from Tubman School for Girls. She travelled all over the world as an Army wife. She was a loving wife and mother and sacrificed many things so that her children would not go without. She was a former member of West Augusta Baptist Church and was a born again Christian. Betty loved her poodles and her favorite Sadie Pearl.

Family members include her daughter: Gwendolyn R. Weaver (Doug); and sister: Johnnie Connell. Betty was preceded in death by her husband and her sons: James H. Rouse and Robert C. Rouse.

The funeral service will be held Wednesday, November 2, 2022 at 2:00 P.M. in the chapel of Thomas Poteet & Son with Dr. Don Prosser officiating with niece Gigi Davis to play music selections. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions may be made to Augusta University Medical Center for Stroke Care, 720 St. Sebastian Way, #150, Augusta, GA 30901.

Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907 (706) 364-8484. Please sign the guestbook at
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