David Houston

Obituary of David Houston

David Alan Houston Sr. went to join the Lord and his parents Lee H. Sr., and Martha W. Houston, Saturday, May 27, 2017 at Carolina HealthCare System Stanly, Albemarle.

David was born Dec. 27, 1954 in Troy and was a 1973 graduate of West Montgomery High School where his fondest memories were playing football for legendary Coach James Garmon. David was a humble, hard working man who never met a stranger. He worked in the construction industry where he was a master craftsman. He loved gardening. He always had a smile and was willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in need.

David is survived by his daughters Stephanie Salisbury of Hickory, Amy Treece of High Point, son David Alan Houston, Jr. and Felicia of Troy, brothers Lee H. (Joe) Houston Jr. and wife Judy of Galax, Va., James W. Houston of Troy, sister Priscilla H. Harris, and husband James (Jim) of Troy and five grandchildren.

Visitation will be Thursday, June 1, 2017, from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. at Macedonia United Methodist Church, Abner, N.C. A Celebration of Life service will be held immediately following visitation. . Visitation other times will be at the home of his sister, Priscilla Harris.

Donations should be made to Macedonia UMC Cemetery fund, C/O Sandy Callicutt, 634 Abner Road, Troy, NC 27371.

Arrangements by Pugh-Troy Funeral Home.

Online condolences and remembrances made be made at www.pughfuneralhome.com.