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Eva Grey "Sister" Compton Houchins
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Birth: Dec. 14, 1909
Eckman
McDowell County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 9, 1997
Upland
Delaware County
Pennsylvania, USA

Known as "Sister" to her family, Eva married Basil Rufus Houchins. A much-respected school teacher, he suffered from diabetes and died young, leaving Eva to raise their son David by herself.

Eva became a vice president of her brother's construction company in Amigo, WV, but later moved to Chester, PA where she worked as a technician for Sun Oil. She belonged to the Chester Christian Business Association and volunteered countless hours with the Pink Lady organization, assisting the medical staff and providing comfort to the patients in Chester Hospital. She attended Marcus Hook Baptist Church.

Eva was the daughter of Cornelius Moses Compton and Ora Kathrine Johnson and the wife of Basil Rufus Houchins. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Cornelius Moses Compton (1878 - 1949)
  Ora Kathrine Johnson Compton (1885 - 1961)
 
 Spouse:
  Basil Rufus Houchins (1903 - 1941)*
 
 Children:
  David Garth Houchins (1935 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Okey Delone Compton (1908 - 1980)*
  Eva Grey Compton Houchins (1909 - 1997)
  Edwin Johnson Compton (1912 - 1983)*
  Elmer Garland Compton (1915 - 1967)*
  Pauline Monette Compton King (1917 - 2012)*
  Elwood Earl Compton (1920 - 1986)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sunset Memorial Park
Beckley
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA
Plot: Greenlawn 1-10 Sec.
 
Created by: Judy Llamas
Record added: Jul 29, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15076978
Eva Grey Sister <i>Compton</i> Houchins
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Eva Grey Sister <i>Compton</i> Houchins
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Eva Grey Sister <i>Compton</i> Houchins
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Eternal love from our family
- RFB Jenkins
 Added: Mar. 6, 2016

- thefifthofnov
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- Everlasting life thru Christ ~ Margaret
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