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OBITUARY: Douglas Houston, 53, of Marble Falls was electrician

A graveside service for Douglas Gene “Hoot” Houston, 53, of the Fairland community in Marble Falls is 10 a.m. Feb. 15 at Fairland Cemetery with Pastor J.W “Bill” McCormick officiating.

Hoot was born Nov. 18, 1959, in San Antonio to John and Gladys Russell Houston and died Feb. 10, 2013, at home surrounded by his loving family.

He was an electrician for KST Electric Co. for many years.

Hoot is survived by his wife, Captola Houston of Fairland; daughter, Reba Houston of Granite Shoals; and stepchildren, Richard Dalton and fianceé Christy Brown of Bloomingdale, Ga., Kathy Dalton, Kenadi Dalton Mikesell and husband Kenneth of Jarrell and Olen Dalton II and wife Kara of Corpus Christi. He also is survived by his grandchildren, Albert “Scooter” Reynolds and wife Kayla of Jarrell, Destiny Dalton of Rincon, Ga., and Alexis Dalton, Kenadi Dalton and Olen “Lil’o” Dalton III, all of Corpus Christi; great-grandchild, Addyson Reynolds of Jarrell; sisters, Jenny Bell of Palacious and Charlotte Jackson of Kempner; brother, John “Bud” Nelson Jr. of Rockdale; brothers- and sisters-in-law, Bobby and Lana Vaughn of Fairland and Roger and Alice Owens of Bertram; many nieces, nephews, family members and friends; and best friend, Wayne Shaw.

Friends can express their condolences to the family at