Ethel Houston

November 6, 1938September 22, 2012

Houston, Ethel J., age 73, died Saturday, September 22nd. Ms. Houston was preceded in death by her parents Willie Elmo Waites and Elsie Weldon Waites. She is survived by her children, Cynthia Bryant of Millbrook, AL, Michael Houston of Holtville, AL, Leisa Hutto of Millbrook, AL and Linda Houston of Montgomery, AL; grandchildren, Justin Bryant, Chad Bryant (Christy), Hayden Bryant, Brittany Houston (Chris), Lacy Houston, Brooke Jones (Jason), Jessica Gentry and Kyle Hutto; seven great grandchildren; sisters, Sandra Cusey of Montgomery, AL and Jennifer Taylor; brother Billy Waites (Teri) and a host of nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held at 10:30am on Wednesday, September 26th at the First Christian Church with Dr. Susan Diamond officiating. Online condolences may be made at


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Donna Saffold

October 4, 2012

Cynthia, Mike, Lisa, and Linda, "I am so sorry for your loss. I cherish the many wonderful memories I have of your family, and pray that God bless you and bring you comfort.

Brooke Jones

October 2, 2012

I miss you more than words can even express.. I hope that I can be half the woman you were Nanny.. I love you so much!!

Dawn Taylor

September 28, 2012

Ethel Jane was like a 2nd Mom to me when I was younger. She will be missed. Please give all the family my love and let them know I have them in my prayers. Dawn Shackelford Taylor

September 27, 2012

My sincere condolences to the family of Ms. Ethel. May "the God of all comfort" give you peace and help you get through this time of grief. (2 Cor 1:3)

Debbie Haynes (Lumley)

September 27, 2012

Cynthia I have many great memories of us all at the pool and playing ball. Ethel Jane will be missed and remembered with a Smile.

John Parker

September 26, 2012

My thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Tommy Weldon

September 26, 2012

What great memories I have of Ethel and I growing up together!I'm sorry I couldn't attend services.My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

September 26, 2012

I am sooooo sorry for your loss. I really enjoyed your mom. My prayers & thoughts have been with ya'll all week and will continue. May God ease the pain and good memories take over. Love Starr

Nancy Wilsford

September 26, 2012

May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.