Linda N. Houchins, 63, of Chesterfield, departed this life Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013. She was preceded in death by her parents, Lacy and Ella Newcomb; and sister, Barbara Newcomb.

She is survived by her husband of 44 years, David L. Houchins Sr.; sons, David L. Houchins Jr. (Amanda), and Christopher M. Houchins (Mendi); three grandsons, Luke, Dylan and Kane; brother, Donald Newcomb (Judy); sister, Dale Seay (Ed); five nieces, Cheri, Tracey, Ginny, Samantha and Sydney; and sisters-in-law, Barbara, June and Kay.

Mrs. Houchins retired from Chesterfield Primary Health Care with 25 years of service. She was a devoted mother, wife, grandmother, sister and aunt. Her family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday (today) at Bliley's - Chippenham, 6900 Hull Street Road, where a funeral service will be held 12 p.m. Saturday, followed by interment at Dale Memorial Park.

Funeral Home

Joseph W. Bliley Funeral Home, Chippenham Chapel
6900 Hull Street Richmond, VA 23224
(804) 355-3800

Published in The Progress-Index on Feb. 15, 2013