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"There remaineth therefore a rest for the people of God." Hebrews 4:9
Pastor Lemuel Dorsett Houston transitioned from labor to rest on February 22, 2018, at Baylor Medical Center in Dallas, Texas, following a lengthy illness. He was 40 years of age. He served as Pastor of Bethel Baptist Church, of Longview, Texas.
An Evening of Remembrance will be held Thursday, March 1, 2018 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m., at Shady Grove # 2 Baptist Church, 249 West 84th Street, Shreveport, LA.
The Jubilation of a Giant service will be held on Friday, March 2, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at Bethel Baptist Church, 323 South Court Street, Longview, Texas.
The Requiem of a Servant will be held on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Peaceful Rest Baptist Church, 8200 St. Vincent Avenue, with Bishop M.E. Lyons officiating.
Interment will follow in Forest Park Cemetery West.
Pastor Houston is survived by his wife: Elect Lady Kimula Youngblood Houston, 1 daughter: Lailah Houston, 2 sons: Sean Hardison and Peyton Houston, his parents: Pastor Francis & Mrs. Beverly Houston, 4 brothers, and 1 sister.
He also leaves a host of relatives, friends, and his Bethel Baptist Church family.
We encourage you to send an expression of your sympathy to the family through our website.