Marcus Dillard Shouse, M.D.
Feb 1947 - Aug 2013
Marcus was born to Dr. Elton E. and Margaret Shouse in 1947 and was raised in Knoxville, TN where he graduated from The Webb School of Knoxville and was Salutorian of his senior class. He subsequently graduated from Tulane
University in New Orleans with a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics and the University of Tennessee Medical School in Memphis with an M.D. Marcus did his internship and residency at St. Mary Medical Center in San Francisco and was board certified in internal and emergency medicine. He practiced medicine briefly in Huntsville, AL and Atlanta, GA but primarily in northern California, specifically in the Modesto area. Marcus was a member of ACEP (Fellow American College of Emergency Medicine).
He is survived by his children Scott Shouse and Stephanie Shouse both of San Diego, CA; sister Dr. Margaret Nicki Shouse Farber of Los Angeles, CA; maternal aunts and uncle Mr. and Mrs. Richard Taylor of Knoxville and Mrs. Jim Gardner of Theodore, AL; paternal aunts and uncles Mr. and Mrs. LeGrand Smith of Asheville, NC and Mr. and Mrs. William Shouse of Guntersville, AL; and many cousins. Marcus is preceded in death by his parents and brother William Shouse, M.D.
Memorial service will be held at Allen Mortuary on Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 3:00p.m. Please share your memories at www.allenmortuary.com