NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Entered into rest September 3, 2001, Mrs. Ruth Houston, 47, of Rainbow Falls Road. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, September 7, 2001, at Bethany Baptist Church with the Rev. Winston Oliphant officiating. The burial will be in the church cemetery. Mrs. Houston, a native of Aiken County was a member of Ridge Hill Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, Carl Houston, North Augusta; one daughter, Catrina Crawford, North Augusta; her mother, Minister Georgia Tillman, North Augusta; two sisters, Rev. JoAnn Hooper, Aiken and Fannie Brown, Beech Island; five brothers, Johnny (Annie) Tillman and Ricky (Mary) Tillman, North Augusta, George Collier, San Diego, Jonathan (Lou) Pitts, Aiken, and Rev. Dwayne Tillman, Augusta; father and mother-in-law, Doris and Dorothy Houston, North Augusta; great aunt, Georgia Collier Scott, Belvedere; a devoted niece, Felicia Strong, Beech Island; a host of nieces, nephews, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, cousins, other relatives and friends.
The Augusta Chronicle-September 5, 2001