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 Thelma Louise <I>Rouse</I> Gatewood

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Thelma Louise Rouse Gatewood

  • Birth 5 Jul 1931 Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, USA
  • Death 14 Jul 2009 Danville, Danville City, Virginia, USA
  • Burial Danville, Danville City, Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 39495469

Thelma Louise Rouse Gatewood, 78, of 600 Main Street, died Tuesday, July 14, 2009, at her residence. Born July 5, 1931, in Wilmington, North Carolina, she was the daughter of the late Joshua James Rouse and Bertha Fallin Rouse. She was married to Raymond R. Gatewood who predeceased her five years ago.

Mrs. Gatewood lived most of her life in Danville where she was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith.

She is survived by two sons, Jimmy Gatewood of Danville and Gary Gatewood of Norfolk; a brother, James Charles Rouse of Danville and a sister, Mary Elizabeth Walters of Salem. Also surviving are two grandsons, Justin and Jason Gatewood.

A funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m., Friday, July 17, 2009, at Swicegood Funeral Home chapel, with the Rev. Jack Robertson officiating. Interment will follow in Schoolfield Cemetery. The family will be located at the home of her son, Jimmy Gatewood, 214 Withers Road.

Swicegood Funeral Home is serving the Gatewood family.

Published in the Danville Register & Bee from 7/16/2009 - 7/17/2009





  • Created by: Randy Shepherd
  • Added: 16 Jul 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 39495469
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Thelma Louise Rouse Gatewood (5 Jul 1931–14 Jul 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 39495469, citing Schoolfield Cemetery, Danville, Danville City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Randy Shepherd (contributor 46593105) .