Funeral services for Aretta Lee (Sullivan) Houston, 71, of Owasso, OK, were held Thursday, November 4, 2021, at Oologah Assembly of God in Oologah, OK. Pastor Toby Houston officiated, and burial was in Fairview Cemetery in Owasso, OK. Casket bearers were Charlie Mooney, Brandon Hill, Bryant Haywood, Chance Mooney, Bobby Mooney and Charles Atwell.
Aretta was born February 3, 1950, in Tulsa, OK, to Robert Howard “Bob” and Lucille Margaret (Perry) Sullivan. She passed away October 29, 2021, in Tulsa, OK.
Aretta was a worship leader who loved God. She was a piano player and played from the time she was 9 years old. Aretta sang various songs in the church since she was 12 years. She was a secretary for Greater Heights Assembly of God. She was a collector of dolls and had her collection in a doll room. She also loved to cook various dishes and make her own recipes.
She is survived by her husband, Michael Houston; stepchildren, Toby Houston and Audrey Houston; grandchildren, Violet, Brandon, Alissa, J.J., and Grace and kids; great-grandchild, Tobias; sister, Sharon Mills; nieces, Charlie B., Kimberly and Robin; nephews, Charles Jr. Robert, and Chance; cousin, Marcella Rogers; and many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Bob and Lucille Sullivan; sister, Marquita Mooney; cousin, Elaine Cross; and brother-in-law, Tommy Mills.
Arrangements and services were entrusted to Johnson Funeral Home, Sperry.
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