Rachel Vause

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Rachel Hocutt Vause


Rachel Hocutt Vause, 88, passed away Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at Transitions LifeCare surrounded by her family. Rachel was born in Johnston County on October 26, 1925 to the late

Joseph A. Hocutt and Lamon Richardson Hocutt to a family of 19 brothers and sisters. She graduated from Wendell High School in 1942 and married the late Ronald Vause in 1942.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, July 5, 2014 at Baptist Tabernacle Church, 1599 NC Highway 231, Wendell, NC. Burial will follow at church cemetery. The family will receive relatives and friends from 10:00 to 10:45 at the church prior to the service and other times at the home 483 NC Hwy 231, Wendell, 27591.

Rachel is survived by daughter Sandra V. Weathers (Dale); granddaughter: Ashelyn Nelson (Rick); brothers: Donald, William, Al and Reggie; sisters: Crettie and Betty.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by her daughter Lamon Deborah Vause and 13 siblings.

Flowers are accepted but contributions may be made to Transistions LifeCare or Baptist Tabernacle Church Building Fund.

Condolences to the family may be sent to poolefuneral.com under Obituaries.
Funeral Home
L. Harold Poole Funeral Service and Crematory
944 Old Knight Road Knightdale, NC 27545
(919) 266-3646
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Published in The News & Observer on July 3, 2014