(COLUMUS, Ohio) The funeral of Robert L. Houston-Bey Sr., 73, will be at 11 a.m. EST on Friday, Jan. 8, 2021, at Church of Christ of the Apostolic Faith in Columbus, Ohio. Interment with military honors will be at Green Lawn Cemetery.

He died Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020.

Robert was born May 4, 1947, in Wadley, Ala., to Tom Houston and Beulah Patterson. He served in the U.S Marines doing two tours in Vietnam. Robert was the owner of Arrow Welding Company and a member of Church of Christ of the Apostolic Faith.

He is preceded in death by his father. Robert is survived by his wife, Veronica Westbrook-Houston; mother, Beulah Patterson; sons, Robert L. Houston Jr. and Tony Houston; daughters, Vickie Houston and RaShana Tucker; stepdaughter, Angeline Westbrook; sisters, Julia Minniefield (Warren) and Linda Houston; special niece, Danielle Houston; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Marlan Gary Funeral Home Chapel of Peace East, Columbus, Ohio.

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