Wilbur Houchens was called home by his Lord and Savior on January 14, 2024. He was born on January 24, 1938 to the late Vernon and Eleanor Houchens. He leaves behind his beloved and devoted wife of over 57 years, Nancy Seay Houchens; his sister, Alice Knight; nephew, Dwayne
(Karen) Knight; great-nieces and nephews; and a host of family and friends. He was a retired farmer, and lifelong member of Trinity Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon for many years. In his younger years, he loved playing softball, fishing, and gardening. He was loved by everyone who knew him as a hardworking, honest, kind, and caring friend. Special thanks to everyone who helped care for him in the last few months. A visitation and memorial service will be held from 1:00pm to 3:00pm on Sunday, January 21, 2024 at Trinity Baptist Church. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of your choice.