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Oct. 5, 1937-July 2, 2010

GREENSBORO -- Jeanette Rouse Lanier, 72, of Greensboro, passed away Friday, July 2, 2010.

A funeral service will be held Wednesday, July 7, 2010 at 10 a.m. at Holy Cross Orthodox Church with Father Christopher Foley officiating. Interment will be Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. at Fairview Cemetery, LaGrange.

Jeanette was born Oct. 5, 1937 in Lenoir County to the late Harry Talmadge Rouse and Eunice Alphin Rouse. She was a member of Holy Cross Orthodox Church. Jeanette enjoyed cooking, trips to the beach, crochet, needlepoint and time with her grandchildren.

Jeanette is survived by two sons, David Lanier of Greensboro and Randy Lanier and wife, Phyllis, of Goldsboro; two grandchildren, Joshua Lanier and Brock Lanier; two great-grandchildren, Rebecca Lanier and Madelyn Lanier; brother, Melvin Rouse of Reno, Nev.; and two sisters, Johnnie Bell McPhaul of Raeford and Bruce Bennett of Ochochobee, Fla. Jeanette was preceded in death by her former husband, Bobby Lanier.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6 until 8 p.m. at Rouse Funeral Home, LaGrange. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rousefh.com. Memorial donations may be made to Holy Cross Orthodox Church, 645 Greensboro Road, High Point, NC 27260. Arrangements are with Rouse Funeral Home, LaGrange.


Published in Obituaries on July 4, 2010 11:47 AM