×

Brown-Wynne Funeral Home

200 Southeast Maynard Road, Cary, NC

OBITUARY

Louise Elizabeth Grant Smith Houchins

23 April , 19228 June , 2019

Louise Grant “Sunny” Smith Houchins was born in Richmond, VA on April 23, 1922 to the late Louise Hooper Grant and William Alexander Grant, Sr. and passed away on June 8, 2019 in Cary, NC Sunny retired in 1990 as executive director of the North Carolina Association of Launderers & Cleaners and was predeceased by her 1st husband Wendell Newton Smith, the executive director of the North Carolina Association of Launderers & Cleaners at his time of death in October 1997. Her second husband Alvah W. Houchins from Richmond, VA died January 2010. Sunny's survivors include her daughters, Susan Smith Johnson and Carol Smith Boykin (late husband Ronald Boykin), stepdaughter Patricia Smith Leopard (late husband John Leopard) and grandchildren, Nicholas Richard Wendell Johnson, and James Ronald Boykin, Jr. as well as step grandchildren and great grandchildren. Sunny requested no funeral, her ashes will be in the loving care of her daughters.

Services

No services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.

Memories

Louise Elizabeth Grant Smith Houchins

have a memory or condolence to add?

ADD A MEMORY
Jillian Gill

26 June 2019

I will never forget such a gentle, kind and loving lady. I remember trying to teach her how to pronounce “G’day” while she tried to teach me how to pronounce “Y’all” - we did laugh.
All my love Susan, Nick, Carol and Pat. Thinking of you time zones away in NZ.