Luke McLindon Houck

October 8, 1950December 2, 2018

Luke McLindon Houck, 68, of Prosperity and formerly of Mabscott, passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at his home. Born on October 8, 1950 in Raleigh County, WV, he is the son of the late Baxter McLindon Houck and Helen Pearl Adams Houck.

Luke loved to hunt and fish and just over all enjoyed the outdoors. He was a hard worker who had a “heart of gold” who loved to help all those around him. He also enjoyed NASCAR racing and previously worked for Piston Coal Company.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Baxter Monroe “Buddy” Houck and Dempsey Dean “Bimbo” Houck. He is survived by his brother, Wayne Houck; nieces and nephews, J.B. Houck, Melissa Houck, Patricia Riffe, Natasha Smith and Nick Houck; sister-in-law, Carol Houck; and many great-nieces and great-nephews.

Burial will be held at 12:00 p.m., Thursday, December 6, 2018 in the Garden of Peace of Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Southern West Virginia, 456 Cranberry Dr., Beckley, WV 25801.

Online condolences may be sent to Blue Ridge Funeral Home & Crematorium has the honor of serving the family.


  • Hospice of Southern West Virginia


  • Burial Thursday, December 6, 2018

Luke McLindon Houck

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Mike Flannery

December 4, 2018

So sad to hear about luke,he was always good and thoughtful to my granny any marry Etta,and always had a smile on his face that’s the way I’ll remember him,rest in peace!

Esther Corbin

December 4, 2018

Lennie will be so greatly missed by all of his cousins. He was a wonderful person and I will always treasure memories of him.

Joe Fanary

December 4, 2018

I will never forget the wonderful times I had with Luke, not only as a child but throughout all of my life. He was an incredible friend and he will truly be missed.

Barbara Hawkins

December 3, 2018

I will always have good memories of growing up with Luke. My thoughts and prayers are with you