Huston Colton Birge, 16 of Graceville, Poplar Springs Community, went to his Heavenly Home on Monday, Sept. 2, 2013 following a courageous battle with muscular dystrophy. Colton was born in Marianna, on Dec. 9, 1996. An avid Florida Gator fan and #14 NASCAR/Tony Stewart fan, Colton had attended Graceville High School. He was a member of Faith Assembly of God Church.
He is preceded in death by his grandfather, Huston Birge.
Colton is survived by his father, Huston Wesley "Hugh" Birge; mother, Sheila Berry Birge, Graceville; grandparents, Leora Birge, Chipley, Vernay Shutes, Dothan, Billy Berry, Esto; step-brothers, Adam Wooten, Jason Wooten and Cody Birge all of Chipley; uncles Dwight "Bo" Birge, Chipley, and Buddy and Kim Berry, Graceville and a host of great aunts, uncles and cousins. Expressions of sympathy can be made at http://www.jamesandlipford.com/
Funeral service were held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013 at Faith Assembly of God Church with Bro. Charles Carlton officiating. Burial followed in Pleasant Grove Cemetery with James & Lipford Funeral Home in Graceville directing.