Neoma Mae Houston, 87 of Vian, Oklahoma passed away on October 12, 2017 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas. She was born on July 8, 1930 in Vian, Oklahoma to Bertha Mae (Woodward) and James Oscar "J.O." Whittenburg. She was married to Oather Houston on January 5, 1948 in Van Buren, Arkansas. He preceded her in death on September 7, 2004. Mrs. Houston was a homemaker and member of Vian Baptist Church .
3 daughters: Liz Leigh and companion, David Dameron of Vian, OKlahoma,
Dee Wells and companion, Cliff Doss of Ft. Smith, AR and Lesa Smiley and husband, Bart of Alma, AR
1 son: Danny Houston and wife, Leisa Thomas Houston of Tulsa, OK
18 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren
numerous other relatives and friends
She was preceded in death by her husband, Oather Houston, 1 son: Garry Houston, 5 brothers and 5 sisters
Services will be at 11 am on Monday, October 16, 2017 at Vian Baptist Church in Vian, Oklahoma.
Burial will follow at Box Cemetery in Vian, Oklahoma under the direction of Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Service, Inc. in Sallisaw, OK.
Active pallbearers will be Bart Smiley, Cliff Doss, Heath Leigh, Kendall Houston, David Dameron and Johnny Houston.
Viewing will be 1 - 8 pm Sunday at Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home in Sallisaw where the family will greet 1 - 4 pm Sunday.