Lawrence Jackson Houston
February 10, 1927
October 12, 2018
Sunday, October 14, 2018
Cabin Original Free Will Baptist Church
2167 Sarecta Rd., Beulaville
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
East Duplin Memorial Gardens, Beulaville
Pink Hill, NC
Lawrence Jackson Houston, 91, passed peacefully on Friday, October 12, 2018. Lawrence
was born in Duplin County on February 10, 1927 to the late Mamie and Tom Houston. He was
preceded in death by his parents, several siblings, and his son, Dowan Houston.
Lawrence is survived by his wife of 70 years, Ella Moss Thomas Houston, his son Gregg
Houston and wife Patsy of Pink Hill, son Jody Houston and friend Reginald Woodard of
Raleigh, daughter-in-law Emily Houston, his grandchildren Margie Houston Hunter and
husband Scott of Chinquapin, Matthew Houston and wife Brooke of Raleigh, and Anna
Houston of Winterville.
A visitation and memorial service will be held at 4:00 PM on Sunday, October 14 at Cabin
Original Free Will Baptist Church, 2167 Sarecta Rd, Beulaville. A graveside service will be held
later in the week at East Duplin Memorial Gardens in Beulaville.
Memorial Contributions in Lawrence’s honor can be made to Cabin Original Free Will Baptist
Church, 2167 Sarecta Rd, Beulaville.