Lizzie Martin Houston

Published 6:00 pm Thursday, September 16, 2010

Lizzie Martin Houston, 99, a Selma resident entered into eternal rest on September 7, 2010. Funeral services are scheduled for 11 am, Saturday, September 18, 2010 at Tabernacle


Baptist Church with Pastor Rodney Morton officiating. Burial will fol-

low in Elmwood Cemetery directed by J. H. Williams & Sons Funeral Home.

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She was the beloved wife of the late Eugene J. Houston and the dear mother of Eugene and Elizabeth, both deceased; cherished grandmother of Jean and Casmier, both


Survivors include grandchildren, James Jr. (Maureen) Ipswich, England; Elizabeth of Carmel, IN; Zandra, Nevette and Loell of Cleveland, OH: Regina of Bronx, NY;

Reginald and Rocky of Selma, AL; thirteen great grandchildren and eighteen great-great grandchildren; one nephew Tommy Lee Cook of Bronx, NY and two nieces Frances

Harville and Jeanie Ward.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday evening from 6 to 7 p.m. The body will lie in state at the church Saturday morning from 10 a.m. until time of the services.