Tad Darren Houston

Tad Houston Obituary PhotoTad Darren Houston, 57, of Walnut Shade, MO, formerly of Dodge City, KS, August 22, 1959 - May 10, 2017.

Tad Darren Houston, age 57, of Walnut Shade, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, May 10, 2017. Tad was born August 22, 1959, in Dodge City, Kansas, the son of Dean and Phyllis Houston. He was joined in marriage to his loving wife Cherie on May 9, 1980. Funeral services and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.

Tad worked for the city of Branson in the Utilities Department and volunteered as a coach for the Branson School Trap Shooting Team. He loved music, old cars, fishing and spending time with family. With a generous sense of humor, Tad will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.

He was preceded in death by his father.

Tad is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Cheryl Houston of Walnut Shade, Missouri; three sons: Derek Houston and wife Nicole of Forsyth, Missouri, Travis Houston of Newport News, Virginia, and Cory Houston of Forsyth, Missouri; his mother, Phyllis Houston of Topeka, Kansas; a brother, Brett Houston of Liberty, Missouri; and a sister, Tara Sawyers of Topeka, Kansas.

Visitation for Tad Houston will be held 6:30-8:00 p.m. Sunday, May 14, at Branson United Methodist Church. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Monday, May 15, 2017, at Branson United Methodist Church in Branson, Missouri, with Pastor Eric Derks officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Tad Houston Memorial Fund. To leave an online condolence, please visit www.cremationsoftheozarks.com

Published on OzarksRemembers.com on May 12, 2017.