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Susan Joye Rousey (b. 14 March 1950)Susan Joye Rousey (daughter of Ralph Quillian Rousey and Ella Comfort Butler) was born 14 March 1950 in Barnwell, South Carolina.She married John Cantzon Foster on 12 October 1968 in Hampton, South Carolina, son of John Cantzon Foster and Margaret Johnston Hayne.
Notes for Susan Joye Rousey:
I attended schools in Hampton. South Carolina until the death of my father in Nov. of 1965.Then I lived for a year with my father's sister and her husband, Fern Rousey and Claude Baugh.Later, I graduated from High School at Saint Angela Academy in Aiken, South Carolina.I studied Engineering Drafting at San Diego City College in San Diego, CA from 1975-1976.When John (husband) retired from the US Navy in 1984 I returned to USC-Coastal Carolina and graduated Magna Cum Laude in 1988 with a B. A.in Elementary Education.
About 1973 Iworked in a civil engineering firm in Asheville, North Carolina as an assistant.
When we lived in San Diego I worked for Royal Industries American, a manufacturer of small extruded and molded-rubber components.My position was as the estimator, which involved pricing any new parts and updating previously manufactured parts.
While in New Orleans (1977-1979), I worked as a draftsman for Fishing Tools, a service company for oil wells.(Fishing in the oil industry refers to retrieving a broken piece of pipe or anything that may fall into a well line which obstructs further drilling.)
While we were stationed in Norfolk (1979-1981), I was employed as a draftsman by Plasser American, an Austrian company which designed and built railroad maintenance equipment.
Since my graduation from USC-Coastal, I have worked as a teacher at Hampton Elementary School. Served four years on Hampton District 2 School Board, then served as Director of the Hampton County Arts Council, beginning in 2007.
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Marriage: 12 October 1968, Hampton, South Carolina.
Children of Susan Joye Rousey and John Cantzon Foster are:
- John Cantzon Foster, b. 12 October 1969, Charleston, South Carolina.