Funeral services were held Monday afternoon, April 7 at the Partlow Funeral Chapel for Mr. Houston, 80, of Lebanon. A cattle farmer and an avid antique car collector, Mr. Houston died Friday, April 4, 2014.
Services were conducted by Dr. Larry Locke. Burial was at the Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Survivors include: his wife of 60 years, Kathryn Purnell Houston; children Kathryn (Kenny) Tayse and Victor Houston; six grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; beloved dog Lucy and cat Oreo.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter K. and Bessie Purnell.
Active pallbearers were: Kenny Tayse, Paul Davis, Jared Davis, Blake Houston, Mike Purnell and Chandler Shelton.
Honorary: the South Carthage Civitan Club, Mid Tenn Antique Car Club, Stones River Antique Car Club and Cooksey's Coffee Club.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Children's Ministry at College Hills Church of Christ or charity of choice.
Arrangements were in the care of Lebanon's Partlow Funeral Chapel.