Richard Lynn Huston, 68, of Decatur, died 9:00 P.M., Friday April 15, 2016 in Decatur Memorial Hospital.
A Family led Memorial Service will be 4:00 P.M. Saturday, May 7, 2016, in Mound Chapel Church of God. There
will be no visitation. Tanzyus Logan Funeral Services is assisting the Huston Family with these arrangements.
Richard was born in June of 1947 in Decatur, the son of Earl Wayne and Marguerite Elizabeth Huston. He worked
for Wabash Railroad and Later Norfolk Southern. He then worked for Traver Block Supply through Teamsters
Local #279. He married Mary Thompson in February of 1992 in Decatur and she survives.
Surviving are his wife Mary of Decatur; Sons David Lee Gunter and wife Kathryn of Harrisburg, Illinois,
Daniel Leon Gunter and wife Amber of West Frankfort, Illinois, and Richard Lynn Gunter and wife Christa of
Cedar Hill, Missouri.; fourteen grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren; and sister Mary St. Pierre and
husband Charles of Des Moines, Iowa.
Richard was preceded in death by his parents.
The Family would like to thank Dr. Collins, Dr. Arnold, and the staff of D.M.H. cardiac care unit for the excellent
care that Richard received.