Bro. Hal Shipley officiated and burial followed at the Murray Memorial Gardens.
Visitation was held Monday, August 9, 2010 at the funeral home.
Mrs. Houston died at 9:07 p.m. Saturday, August 7, 2010 at Hickory Woods Retirement Center.
She was born December 22, 1929 in Caldwell County to Walter and Estelle Evans Elkins.
She was a homemaker. She attended Murray Training School and was a member of the Locust Grove Baptist Church, the adult women’s Sunday School class as well as a member of W.M.U. She volunteered at Needline for over 10 years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Houston; parents, Walter and Estelle Elkins; two sisters, Rozzella Williams and Shirley Grey Elkins.
Survivors include her daughter, Annette Baccus (Lindsey) of Cadiz; two sons, Phil Houston (and wife Lisa) of Springfield, Tenn. and Rex Houston of Murray; two grandchildren, April Haneline Tybor of Denver, Colo., and Amanda Haneline Hopper of Nashville, Tenn.; one great grandchild, Chloe Layne Hopper of Nashville, Tenn.