Houston obit

Mr. Winston Isaac ‘Ike’ Houston, age 69, of Bonifay, Florida passed away April 21, 2021 at Ascension Sacred Hearth Bay Medical in Panama City, Florida.

He was born October 17, 1951 in Enterprise, Alabama to the late John and Mertis Houston.

In addition to his parents, Ike was preceded in death by two brothers, John Houston and George Houston and four sisters, Sybol Sherrill, Betty McInnis, Magdalene Crumpler, and Geraldean Holder.

Ike was a native of Enterprise and New Brockton, Alabama where he graduated from New Brockton High School. He was a United States Army Veteran and medically retired from the City of Enterprise as a welder. Ike loved to ride motorcycles, read, enjoyed music, and was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church. Ike has lived in Holmes County from 1988 to present.

Mr. Houston is survived by his wife of 40 years, Norma Jean Houston of Bonifay, FL; his cat, Bogie Houston; two sisters, Edna McIntosh and Pauline Tidwell; numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday, April 25, 2021, in the Peel Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Brandon Thorne officiating and Melissa Polk speaking. Interment will follow in the Union Hill Cemetery with Peel Funeral Home directing. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service from 1 to 2 PM at Peel Funeral Home.

6 Replies to “Houston obit”

  1. Jean, we’ve just today learned of Ike’s passing and we are heartbroken for you. Ron and I enjoyed the times we would get to visit with y’all when our paths would cross. A prior commitment will keep us from attending the funeral services but I hope we can arrange a get together very soon. We love you and will be praying much for you. Ron & Jackie Harvey

  2. SO SORRY YOU ARE GOING THROUGH SUCH AN UNEXPECTED SITUATION!! JEAN THANK GOD YOU HAD THENUMBER OF YEARS YOU HAVE HAD IKE AS YOUR HUSBAND AND LOVED ONE!! GOD WILL CARRY YOU THROUGH AND GIVE YOU THE STRENTH TO ADJUST TO THE CHANGES IN YOUR LIFE! YOU WILL HAVE THESE WISHES FROM EVERYONE YOU KNOW! TAKE CARE OF YOURSELF AND REMEMER WE LOVE YOU! GOD BLESS!!

    1. Thank you Laura for your sweet comments. I was truly blessed to have the love of my life for 40 years and he will always be in my heart.

  3. Norma
    I just learned of your husband passing. My prays are with you as you take this journey.
    Gail Works

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