Richard "Dick" Rouse

June 9, 1936 ~ November 24, 2020 (age 84)


Richard "Dick" Rouse, 84, of Benton passed away Tuesday evening November 24, 2020 in Benton.
Mr. Rouse was born in Libertyville, IL on June 9, 1936, the son of Harry & Constance (Rollins) Rouse.
Richard married Linda K. Higgerson on February 14, 1981.
Mr. Rouse was an Army Veteran. He worked for several Coal Companies as a Mining Engineer. He loved the outdoors hunting & fishing. He enjoyed substitute teaching.
Mr. Rouse is survived by his:
Wife: Linda K. Rouse of Benton
3 Children:
Orrie Rouse & wife Betty of Energy
Donna Yeske & husband Gary of Witt, IL
John Rouse & wife Lucinda of Nashville, TN
4 Step-Children:
Melissa Moore & husband Steven of Benton
Joey Smith of Benton
Amy Greenwood & husband Travis of Benton
J.B. Wilcox of White PLains, KY
10 Grandchildren
12 Great-Grandchildren
1 Brother: Jim Rouse & wife Julie of Atlanta, GA
Mr. Rouse was preceded in death by his Parents.
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