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Richard Houck

Richard Houck

Sunday March 7, 1948 - Monday September 21, 2020
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Obituary

Deceased Name: Richard Don Houck
Date of Birth: Sunday, March 07, 1948
Date of Death: Monday, September 21, 2020

Funeral services for Richard Don Houck, 72 of Ferriday, LA will be held at Young's Funeral Home in Ferriday on Saturday, September 26, 2020 at 11AM with Bro. Doug Broome officiating, under the direction of Young's Funeral Home.

Richard was born on Sunday, March 07, 1948 in Spring Hill, LA and went to his Heavenly home on Monday, September 21, 2020 at his home. He proudly served his country in the United States National Guard and was a member of Natchez First Baptist Church. His life mission was praying and reaching those who were lost. The faith and positivity Richard shown on everyone will forever be missed. To know him was to love him, and to be loved. His passion was capturing life's precious moments through his photography and artistic talents which has become others priceless treasures. Richard was a loving son, husband, brother, daddy, but most importantly a pawpaw.

He was preceded in death by his father, Donald Houck and step-son, Christopher Marion.

Richard leaves behind his mother, Gloria Willis Houck; wife of 21 years, Linda Houck of Ferriday, LA; daughter, Jana Ortiz & her husband Jose of Arlington, TN; son, Jared Houck & his wife Cyndi of Mt. Pleasant, SC; step-daughter, Melodie Claxton & her husband Tommy of Mt. Pleasant, MS; three brothers, Larry Houck & his wife Jan of Dublin, GA, David Houck & his wife Barbara of Brandon, MS, and Mark Houck & his wife Vanessa of Vidalia, LA; seven grandchildren, Jacob Ortiz, Mary Presley Houck, Robert Marion & his wife Ashley, Brittany Clark & her husband Chris, Chase Wilson, Breanna Marion, and Ian Marion; and two great-grandchildren, Camden Wilson and Sawyer Clark. He also leaves behind a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.

The family will receive friends at Young's Funeral Home in Ferriday on Saturday, September 26, 2020 from 10AM until service time at 11AM. To leave an online condolence for the family please visit www.youngsfh.com.
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Dr. Donna Swagers

Posted at 03:01pm
Will never forget naming this ‘loving man’our “Fairy Dog Father“ as he was always surrounded by the joy of he &
Linda’s broods of beautiful Bichon Puppies which brought him emmense joy as seen in all the photographs so carefully taken & shared with all the eagerly awaiting families who wanted to see their newly -born puppy! He brought such joy to all of us who appreciated his photographic creativity as he shared the Beauty & fun of each new puppy!
We loved & appreciated your work, love & devotion to your amazing dogs fostered & grown as family pets through your Linda’s Bichons’❣️ We feel so lucky to have had our ‘roads cross’ from Camano Island, Washington to Ferriday, Louisiana! You will ALWAYS BE Our SOFT-SPOKEN SOUTHERN GENTLEMAN! Rest In Peace & Love, Richard❣️ You will be sorely missed by all of us! Dr. Donna & Srgt. Major Peter Swagers🐾😘🤗😥
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Jimmie Warren

Posted at 10:01am
Our hearts go out to the family of Richard. May God bless the family with the strength to make it through these days as they morn. God blessed Richard with an amazing talent for photography which enabled him to capture those special moments in time leaving photographic memories for them to share and remember Richard. We were only blessed with a few opportunities to interact with Richard but each of them were special moments to see what a positive, happy, loving and caring person he was.
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Posted at 09:12am
Our hearts and prayers go out to the Hauck family in this time of their loss. May God be with you. Sincerely Jim & Lynne Warren
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Posted at 06:16am
Prayers for your loss. Sending our love. Danny & Shirley Rye; Andy Rye and Family; Brad Rye & Family; Amy Rye Tedder & Family
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