July 10, 1970 ~ January 29, 2017
Christopher Edward Houston, age 46, died unexpectedly on Sunday (January 29, 2017) at FirstHeath Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst.
A native of Englewood, NJ he was a son of Irene DeOliveria and the late Robert Harold Houston.
Christopher worked as a long distance truck driver and had previously worked for the City of Sanford. While with the city he volunteered to go to Florida during hurricane Andrew to help with clean up. He would later receive two distinguished awards of appreciation for his work. One from Governor Jim Martin and the other from President George H.W. Bush.
In addition to his mother he is survived by his wife Donna Sowder Houston; daughter Samantha Charlene Houston and fiancé Stephen Willett of Sanford; son Robert Harold Houston, II of the home; grandchildren Benjamin, Jackson, Irene and Amora.
Memorial may be made in memory of Christopher Houston to Grace Chapel Church, 2605 Old Jefferson Davis Hwy, Sanford, NC 27332.
Fry & Prickett Funeral Home is assisting the family.