Cozella Rouse, 85, of Griffin, Ga., and formerly of Terre Haute, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, June 23, 2017. She was born Jan. 2, 1932, in North Little Rock, Ark., to Odell and Maggie Watson Harrison.
Cozella was a member of the Saints Home Church of God in Christ; and was an active volunteer in the Indiana State Prison Ministries and at a local nursing home.
She was reunited in heaven with her parents; three siblings, Joe Harrison, Vivian Hawthorne, and Nathan Harrison; and her beloved daughter, Vickie Lynn Rouse Blade.
Cozella leaves to cherish her memory two sons, Ira Rouse and wife Brenda of Griffin, Ga., and Gregory Rouse and wife Barbara of Fairburn, Ga.; two sisters and one brother; six grandchildren, a host of great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, and nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be Saturday, July 1, 2017, at 12:30 p.m., at Saints Home Church of God in Christ, 2210 N. 13th St., with Pastor Mark J. Blade, Sr. officiating. Interment will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 11 a.m. until time of services at the church.
Cozella leaves behind her legacy of a strong and loving mother and grandmother. Condolences and expressions of sympathy may shared with the family at:
Published on June 27, 2017