Tony Rouse Sr. 63, of Fisk passed away April 24, 2011 at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center.  Visitation will be Friday, April 29, 2011 at Fowler-Sullivan Funeral Home 844 Cedar St. Poplar Bluff, MO  3-6PM  The family will have a burial 3PM Monday, May2, at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Kennett, MO

Mr. Rouse was born March 18, 1948 in Jiles County, TN  He was in the Army and was an auto mechanic.  He enjoyed fishing, hunting, barbecuing out of the back of his truck and spending time with his children.

On Oct. 17, 1998 he married Joanne Walker-Rouse and she survives.  Also surviving are his children: Tony and Gina Rouse of P.B.; Tina Taylor andDavid Burnett of Malden; Tommy and Christina Rouse of Dexter; Lisa and Wayne Wright of Fisk; Crystal Walker of Leechville, Arkansas; Edward Rouse of Fisk; Wendy and Chris Huskey of Blytheville; Eric and Mykyla Rouse of Paragould; and Wayne Taylor of Cardwell;  2 Sisters; Shirley Smith and Elizabeth Blanton; 2 brothers; Michael Rouse and Leon Summerlott; 28 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren