Dennis Wayne Rouse, 67, of Galax, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at Wake Forest Baptist Hospital.
He was born May 4, 1946, to the late Charles Robert and Irene Rouse.
Rouse proudly served his county in the United States Air Force for 26 years.
Survivors include wife, Anne Rouse of Galax, Va.; son, Christopher Rouse and wife, Brandy of Jacksonville, Fla.; grandchildren, Shelby Aikin, Klaire Rouse, Amber Harper and Haidyn Rouse; brothers, Bobby and Larry Rouse, both of Marion, Va.; sisters, Barbara Rouse Miller of Marion, Va., and Pam Rouse Miller of Elizabethton, Tenn.
A memorial gathering was held Feb. 23, 2014, in the Twin County Funerals Sanctuary from 2 until 4 p.m. Military rites were conducted by Hillsville VFW
Post #1115 at 3:30 p.m.
Twin County Funerals is serving the family.
Online condolences can be made at www.twincountyfunerals.com.