Charles Eugene

Charles Eugene "Gene" Houston

Thursday, April 14th, 1938 - Saturday, September 19th, 2020
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Charles Eugene “Gene” Houston, age 82, of Alto, passed away on Saturday, September 19, 2020.

Born on April 14, 1938, in Nokesville, Virginia, he was a son of the late Emma Hall Houston. Mr. Houston worked in Public Sanitation for 29 years. He was a member of Glade Creek Baptist Church.

Survivors include his loving wife, Carol Nichols Houston; brothers-in-law, Chester Shook and Freddy Shook and wife, Lisa; sisters-in-law, Kathy Archer and husband, Mike and Ann Webb and husband, Ronnie; aunt, Vernice Lovell; and several nieces and nephews. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm on Monday, September 21, 2020, in the Chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Glade Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 pm until the service hour on Monday at the funeral home.

All attending should maintain social distancing and adhere to public health guidelines.

The family would like to give a special thanks to everyone at Kindred Hospice for their kindness and care.

An online guest register is available and may be viewed at

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  • Visitation

    Monday, September 21st, 2020 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Monday, September 21st, 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home
    175 Vfw Post Road
    CORNELIA, GA 30531
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Monday, September 21st, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Monday, September 21st, 2020 2:00pm
    McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Chapel
    175 VFW Post Rd
    CORNELIA, GA 30531
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Glade Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
    884 Toccoa Highway
    Mt Airy, GA 30563
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