Wednesday service planned for MJ's Jerry Houston, 70

Visitation will 4-8 p.m. Tuesday and one hour prior to the service Wednesday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road.

Services will be conducted by August Ruff and Chuck Groover. Interment will follow at Hermitage Memorial Gardens.

Survivors include: his wife of 47 years Sharon Little Houston; children Chris (Kim) Houston and Caroline (Steve) Graham; brother Fred Houston; along with grandchildren Briley, Gentry, Isabella and Alex Houston and Ella, Eva, Owen and Anna Graham.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John Milton and Cleo Yeager Houston.

Active pallbearers: Jim Lamberson, Abner Alley, Tommy Goodwin, Jody Ussery, Kevin Dickens and Ray Earwood. Honorary: employees of Houstons Meat and Produce.

Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Alive Hospice, 1718 Patterson Street, Nashville, TN 37203 or the American Cancer Society for Melanoma Research, c/o Betty Adams, 14270 Lebanon Road, Old Hickory, TN 37138.

Arrangements are in the care of Bond Memorial Chapel, Mt. Juliet.