Calais Prouse

Obituary of Calais Prouse

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Our beloved Mother and Memom, Calais W. Prouse, age 89, went home to be with the Lord on July 17, 2017. She was born in Augusta, Georgia and was the daughter of the late Roy Waddey and Mary Shaw Waddey. She was predeceased by her sister Willa Self.

She spent her life devoted to her beloved husband, Roy W. Prouse (Bill) who went home to the Lord June 1997, to her 4 children, 13 grandchildren, 28 great grandchildren, her faith and to her church family. She loved to sew and bake Christmas cookies every year with the grandchildren and the great grandchildren and enjoyed many years as a Sunday School teacher.

She is survived by her daughters Donna Lentz-Lickliter (husband Roy Lickliter) and Bonnie Zimmerman (husband Barry Zimmerman), and by her sons William E. Prouse and Jerry W Prouse (wife Marie Prouse), and by her sister Jackie Farrow and brother Lionel Waddey .

Funeral services will be held Friday, July 21, 2017 at 11:00 AM at the Pennsville Nazarene Church, Churchtown Rd., Pennsville, NJ, where friends may call one hour prior to the service. Burial will be next to her beloved husband Bill at the Salem County Veterans Cemetery, Pilesgrove Twp. NJ.

Local arrangements are under the direction of the Laughrey Funeral Home, One North Broadway, Pennsville, NJ 08070. 856-678-7711

In lieu of flowers her wishes were for donations in memoriam to the Childrens programs at the Pennsville Nazarene Church, Churchtown Rd, Pennsville, NJ 08070. www.laughreyfuneralhome.com