GLASGOW — James E. Houchens, 73, of Glasgow, died Thursday, May 15, 2014, at his residence.
Born in Barren County, he was the son of the late John Franklin and Verda Mae Robertson Houchens. Mr. Houchens was a member of Fairview Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Josephine Houchens, of Glasgow; a daughter, Tina Spears and husband Danny, of Glasgow; three grandchildren, Wes Spears, Casey Gentry and Dalton Spears; three great-grandchildren, Taylor, Austin and Raelynn Spears; two brothers, Eddie and Paul Houchens; five sisters, Margie Brewster, Sarah Nichols, Carol Rich, Patty Bridgeman and Marcie Robertson and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers, Frank, Bill and Johnny Houchens and a sister, Nell Bishop.
Mr. Houchens chose cremation and a private memorial service will be held at a later date.