Madeline Houston, 81, of Kingston, passed away Wednesday Dec. 5, 2012, at Methodist Medical Center, Oak Ridge.
She was a member of Salem Baptist Church in Ten Mile. Preceded in death by husband, Frank Houston; parents, Hugh and Ella Mae Townsend; brothers, Verlin, Everett, J J and Hugh L Townsend.
Survivors include, sister and brother in law, Jerline and David Plemons of Kingston; brother, James Townsend of Florida;
Special great niece, Lindsey Plemons and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral was 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, in the Kyker chapel with the Rev. Ted Clower officiating. Burial is at the Midway Church of God Cemetery. The family received friends from noon until 2 p.m. Saturday at the Kyker Funeral Home in Kingston. www.kykerfuneralhomes.com