Roscoe  Houston


Roscoe Houston, 78, of Sparta, passed away Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
He was born March 21, 1941, in Crossville, son of the late Wilburn Houston and Helen (Bryant) Houston.
After serving in the Air Force during Vietnam, Roscoe worked as a wholesale foods salesman.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Lou Martinez Houston of Sparta; sons, Rick Houston (Kathy) of Crossville, Kerry Houston (Chasity) of Crossville and Gregory Houston of California; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brother, James Houston; and sisters, Kathy Crosslin, Jeannette Moore and Lila Keck, along with numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Roscoe is preceded in death by his brother, Sam Houston.
Graveside services will be held at Crossville City Cemetery on Thursday, May 9, at 1 p.m. with Brother Sam Pugh officiating.
Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. ( was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on May 7, 2019
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Mary nezat
May 07, 2019
My heart hurts for y'all iam Roscoe's cousin Jurdon bryants daughter thinking if y'all an praying for y'all healing god bless