Associate Pastor Elder Robert Boyce “Robbie” Houston, Jr., passed July 14, 2019, at Prisma Health Upstate. He was a son of the late Robert Boyce and Christine Burch Houston, Sr.
He was a high school graduate and attended Greenville Technical College. He was retired from Upstate Fatherhood of Greenville.
Elder Houston was a member of We Are One In the Spirit Ministry, he participated in different auxiliaries such as: Focus Ministry, Outreach Ministry, he served on the board as vice-chairman of the Rainbow Push Coalition of Greenville Division, and he was a member of the Greenville County Human Relations Commission.
Left to treasure many fond and loving memories are his wife, Porsha Miller Houston of the home; three daughters, Kadeja Houston, Shadeja Houston, both of the home, and Demetria Houston of Greenville; one son, Trayvis Jackson of Appleton, WI; one sister, LaToya Houston of Williamston; two brothers, Steven (Donna) Williams of Reidsville, NC, and Roderick Houston of Williamston; two grandchildren; three godchildren, Londyn “Peanut” Jackson, Kaia East and Joshua East, all of Greenville; three aunts, favorite aunt, Joyce Smith and Carrie (Gilbert) Ware and Annie Mae (Marvin) Johnson, all of Greenville; one uncle, Stephen Presha of Greenville; and a host of other relatives and friends.