(OKINAWA, Japan) The funeral for Brandon Lee Houston, 35, of Okinawa, Japan, formerly of Wedowee, will be Monday, Nov. 11, 2019, at 11 a.m. at Benefield Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Craig McClure officiating. Burial will follow at Wedowee City Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5 to 8 p.m. on Saturday.

Mr. Houston died unexpectedly in Okinawa.

A Wedowee native, Mr. Houston was born Nov. 14, 1983, the son of Willie Autry and Bridgette Houston Allen. He was Baptist by faith, a veteran of the U.S. Navy and a civil service contractor for the Marine Corps Community Services in Japan.

Survivors include his son, Ryko Houston of Okinawa; mother and stepfather, Bridgette and Michael Allen; father, Willie Autry; maternal grandmother, Maeola Houston of Wedowee; five sisters, Jazmine Allen of Beaumont, Texas, Iris Daniel and Jennifer McGuire, both of Roanoke, and Nicole Autry and Ieshia Autry, both of Franklin, Ga.; and brother, Willie Autry Jr. Mr. Houston was preceded in death by his sister, Erica Goss, and grandfather, Benny Houston.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.benefieldfhwedowee.com.

Benefield Funeral Home, Wedowee.