Dr. Donald Ray Rouse, age 83 passed away Saturday, March 20, 2021 at Spring Meadows Nursing Home in Clarksville, TN. He was born on April 10, 1937 to the late Mr. and Mrs. Rouse in Covington, KY. Donald served as a pastor for over 50 years. He enjoyed teaching and music. When Donald was not preaching the gospel, he enjoyed reading and writing books. Donald will be remembered by his family as a loving husband, father, grandfather and brother.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 50 years, Katherine Rouse of Clarksville, TN; son, Steve Rouse (Angela) of Clarksville, TN; and 4 grandchildren, Michael Rouse, Layne Rouse, Alexis Rouse and Ty Rouse.
Along with his parents, Donald is preceded in death by sister, Anita Rouse.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Arrangements are under the care of Gateway Funeral Home & Cremation Center. 335 Franklin Street, Clarksville, TN 37040. Phone: (931)919-2600. Online condolences may be made by visiting our website, gatewayfh.com.