SIKESTON - Virginia R. Houchin, 74, died Aug. 9, 2005, at the Clearview Nursing Center.
She was born July 3, 1931, in Kewanee, daughter of the late Sam and Anna Lee Gross Lands.
In 1952, she married Vincent Vernon Houchin Sr., who preceded her in death on Dec. 30, 1986.
Three sisters also preceded her in death.
Survivors include: one son, Vernon Houchin of Sikeston; one sister, Martha Lee Wyatt of Sikeston; and four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 9 until 9:45 a.m. Thursday at Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston.
Graveside services will follow at 10 a.m. in the Garden of Memories Cemetery in Sikeston with the Rev. Jim Moore officiating.