Cordele Dispatch, Cordele, GA


December 9, 2006


Roger Howard

ASHBURN — Funeral services for Roger Howard, 62, will be held at 2 p.m. today, Dec. 10 in Perry Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in the Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery.

An online registry is available at Perry Funeral Chapel of Ashburn has charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Howard died Friday, Dec. 8, 2006, at his residence following a brief illness.

Johnny P. Rouse

VIENNA — Graveside funeral services were conducted for Johnny P. Rouse, 61, at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 8, 2006. Rev. Al Wilborn and Rev. Melvin Slappey officiated for the service, and Rev. Slappey sang "They Will Never Throw Away the Rock" acapella. Burial followed in the Vienna City Cemetery.

Serving as pallbearers were John K. Rouse, Jeb Slappey, Trin Patrick, Andy Rouse, Anthony Rouse and David Rouse.

Mr. Rouse died Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2006, in Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany.

A native of Colquitt County, he was a United States Army veteran of the Vietnam War and owner of Rouse Wholesale Foliage in Vienna.

Survivors include his wife, Johnnye C. Rouse of Vienna; a son, John K. Rouse of Vienna and his wife Micah; a daughter, Crystal Rouse of Vienna; his step-children, Richard Bagwell of Pope City, Fla., and Lajuana Bagwell of Evansville, Ind.; two brothers, Tillman Rouse of Sylvester, and Lenard Rouse of Milledgeville; three sisters, Margaret McDonald of Sylvester, Juanita Coleman of Tifton, and Margie Ann "Yanchak" Case of New Britain, Conn.; and two grandchildren, Cullen Rouse and Hannah Rouse of Sasser.

Visitation was held prior to the service. An online guest book is available at

Hughes & Wright Funeral Home was entrusted with these arrangements.

Dicease Latrell Walker

CORDELE—Little Dicease Latrell Walker, the two year old daughter of Mr.

Frederick and Mrs. Nancy Cheese Walker died Friday as a result of a mobile

home fire in Rochelle.

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