March 28, 1942 ~ November 25, 2021

Born in: Glasgow, KY
Resided in: Glasgow, KY

Josephine Houchens, age 79, of Glasgow, died Thursday, November 25, 2021, at TJ Samson Community Hospital. She was born in Glasgow on March 28, 1942, to the late J.W. Doty and the late Edna (Greene) Doty. She was retired from Redmans and a member of Siloam Baptist church. She was married to the late James Houchens.

She is survived by one daughter, Tina Angela Spears (Danny); three grandchildren, Wes Spears, Casey Spears, and Dalton Spears (Carey); one brother, Eddie Doty (Phyllis); six great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.

The funeral service for Ms. Houchens will be 2:00 PM, Monday, November 29th at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Happy Valley Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 2:00 PM until 8:00 PM Sunday and Monday morning until time for the services at the funeral home.

A.F. Crow & Son is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Ms. Houchens.

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  1. Dalton and Carey So very sorry for the lost of your grandmother she was a very special lady and she will be missed

  2. So sorry for the loss of this sweet lady. She sure did love her hats! Tina & family may God Bless & support you all.

  3. Eddie, Phyllis and family,

    So very sorry for your loss. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers.


  4. I am so sorry for your loss. Jo and I have been friends since the 70s. We worked together at JCPenney’s and then again at Redman’s. She was a wonderful woman with a heart of gold. Above all else she loved her family. My thoughts and prayers are with you. She was a good friend.

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