Helen Stacey Houck Courtney

February 9, 2020

Helen Stacey Houck Courtney, 86 of Atmore, AL, passed away February 8, 2020, in Atmore. She was born on February 16, 1933, in Canoe, AL, to the late J.D. Curtis and Nettie Louise Smith Stacey. She worked most of her life as a certified nursing assistant. She was of the Baptist faith. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Lewis Houck, siblings Curtis Stacey, Eloise Ellis, Maedell Bartley.

She is survived by her son Larry (Betty) Houck and daughter Martha Floyd both of Atmore, AL; four brothers Elvin (Carolyn) Stacey of Pensacola, FL, Ronald (Lola) Stacey of North Carolina, John Stacey of Houston, TX, and Doyle (Bonnie) Stacey of Houston, TX; two sisters Vivian Faye Havers of Houston, TX, And Linda (Millard) Peacock of GA; grandchildren LaDonna (Mike) Dervin, Bridgette Houck and Craig (Katie) Kast and four great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, February 11, 2020, from 6-8 p.m. at the Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home.

A private family graveside service will be held at a later date at Bratt-Godwin Cemetery.

The family would like to thank the staff at Atmore Nursing Home and Comfort Care Hospice for the special care that was given to their mother.


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