Barbara Ann Taylor Rouse, age 66, of Bristol, Tenn., went to be with the Lord on Monday, January 8, 2018 at the Wellmont Hospice House. 


She was born February 9, 1951 in Nashville, Tenn. Barbara was a member of Friendship Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her father, Clyde Eugene Taylor; and her husband, Gerald Ray Rouse.


She is survived by her sons, Justin “Skip” Rouse and wife Denise, Jason Emory Rouse and wife Amanda; step daughter, Lorrie McClung and husband Kenny; mother, Altia Mae Taylor; grandchildren, Megan Milhorn, Katlin Luttrell, Hailey Rouse, Caitlynn Rouse, Patrick McClung, Elijah Rouse and Anna Rouse; great grandchildren, Maddox Luttrell and Tray Milhorn; sister, Teresa Johnson; brother, Clyde “Bubba” Taylor and wife Sherie; former sister-in-law, Clara Jo; and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral service will be held 8 p.m. Friday, January 12, 2018 in the Weaver Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Dwayne Dillard officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 until 7:45 p.m. prior to the service. The interment will be held 11 a.m. Saturday at Rust Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Brad Clark, Thomas Peaks, Steve Pierce, Jon Hall and Mike Pierce. Honorary pallbearer will be Rocky Clark.