Junior H. Houston
1935 - 2021
J. H. Houston, 86, left this world peacefully on September 14, 2021. He was born in Greeneville, TN to William and Alice Houston. He was the youngest of a large family. Surviving is his much loved sister, Nellie Smith. He and his late wife, Louise, moved to Myrtle Beach, SC in 1962 to trade the mountain views for Life at the Beach. They started Beach Painting Contractors in 1969, and beautified / maintained many homes and businesses for the next 53 years until his retirement. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church ,Myrtle Beach. Surviving are his daughter, Kitty Houston, her husband, Mark Haselden, of Georgetown, SC, his son, Sam Houston of Waialua, HI, his brother-n-law, Wick Westmoreland,of Riegelwood, NC, his step-granddaughter, Kellsie Hazinski (Jason), and step-great-grandaughter, Clara Jewel of Weaverville, NC.
During retirement, J.H. enjoyed fishing and time on the beach with daily walks. Therefore, in his memory. the family asks that you "Take a Peaceful Walk on the Beach". In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to a place he spent much time visiting with friends: "Garden by the Sea Park" c/o Myrtle Beach Women's Club, P.O. Box 7244, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
Mr. Houston is entrusted to the care of Lewis Crematory and Funeral Services of Myrtle Beach, SC.
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