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Stephen Rouse, III

November 9, 1997 — November 25, 2023

Stephen Rouse III “Lil Steve” departed this life on Saturday, November 25, 2023. He was born in Nashville, TN on November 9, 1997, to Shari and Stephen Rouse Jr. He was preceded in death by brother, Antonio Michael Payne; grandmothers, Mary Frances Voorhies, Nelda Rouse; grandfather, Stephen Rouse Sr. uncles, Fred Brown, Clyde Payne; aunt, Verna Coleman; cousins: Mijha Hester, Michael Brown and DeAngelo Knox.

Steve attended the Nashville Public Schools of Davidson County, where he graduated from Hunters Lane High School. He enjoyed coaching the Shelby Park Jaguars youth football teams.

Steve accepted Christ at an early age and united with the Gethsemane Baptist Church. He later attended The House of God Church. He loved his family, his son J’King, he adored his daughters Kamera & Kenndia Rouse.

Steve was the life of the party and loved his rap music. He enjoyed family and friends; everyone loved his smile.

Steve leaves to cherish his memory, Loving parents Shari and Stephen Rouse Jr.; son J’King, daughters: Kamera and Kenndi; Grandparents: Cindy and Joseph Cimesa (Gary, IN); Brother: Nick (Sothia) Owens; Sister: Natasha Q, Rouse; God brother, Corey Hoggett Devoted girlfriend: Ronnay Chambers, Aunts: Robyn Sims, (Denver, CO), Nora Payne, Leora Payne, Angela Payne, Jamie Coleman, Deneen Coleman-Ruff, (Nashville, TN); Uncles: Michael Rouse, James (Dorothy) Scott III, (Nashville, TN) William Scott (Columbus, GA), Albert Sims (Denver, CO.); Great Aunts: Alberta Lott, Ethel Lee Carter (Gary IN), Beulah Mai Dotson, Ida Mai Dotson, Mary Dotson, (Nashville, TN), Betty Dotson (Detroit, Mi); Great Uncle, Willie (Charlotte) Carter, David (Barbara) Carter, (Gary, IN), Devoted friends: Lil Jaylen, Lil Coby, Antonio, T hundid, and BG, Nick, Anthony, Eries, Jason, Darius, Lil. Ganj, Willtree, Ball, Lil. Bra, Boom, Donnie, Tank, Zy, Tayda, Josh, Hanna, Ariel, Kenesha, Shala, Devoted cousins, Auntie Angie Heard, Meosha, and Eli; a host of cousins, family and friends, too numerous to mention.

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Tuesday, December 5, 2023

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Wednesday, December 6, 2023

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Wednesday, December 6, 2023

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