Reverend Vertis Ceamore Gause,Â 82, of 9393 #5 School Rd., Ash, NC died Monday, May 23, 2016 at Grand Strand Regional Medical Center in Myrtle Beach, SC. The funeral will be Monday, May 30, 2016 at 1:00 PM at Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 8950 Ocean Hwy. West, Calabash, NC 28467. Burial will follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Calabash. The viewing will be Sunday, May 29, 2016 from 12:00 PM until 6:00 PM in the chapel of Peoples Funeral Home of Shallotte, Inc. A Service of Peoples Funeral Home of Shallotte, Inc.