Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 13 at Gospel Assembly Church in Anna with Rev. Gaylen Holden and Rev. Dennis Fitzsimmons officiating. Burial followed at the Masonic Cemetery in Cypress.
Mrs. Houseright was a retired LPN for the Union County Health Care Center in Anna. She was a member of Gospel Assembly Church.
Survivors include one daughter, Janet Reynolds and husband Kevin of Cobden; one son, Lonnie Houseright of Eldorado; one brother, Larry VanMeter and wife Mary of Lake of Egypt; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William E. and Mary Cheek VanMeter; and one sister-in-law, Sara VanMeter.
Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. until the funeral hour Wednesday at the church.
Wilson Funeral Home of Karnak was in charge of arrangements.