HOUSTON – Barbara Soucoup, 72, died Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, at Trace Regional Hospital in Houston. She was born Oct. 12, 1941, in Houston to Albert Simmons and Avis Griffin Simmons.
She was an insurance agent for Liberty National Life Insurance Company She was known for working at Moore’s Restaurant for many years.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, at Houston Funeral Home with the Rev. John Warren officiating. Burial will follow at Rhodes Chapel Cemetery in Houston. Houston Funeral Home of Houston is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include her daughters, Debbie “Pokey” Moore and Teresa Moore, both of Houston; her son, Benton “Zero” and Michelle Moore of Calhoun City; her grandchildren, Teletha and Chris Sansing, Jessica and Chris Laster, and Colton Moore; and her great-grandchildren, Cheyenne Sansing, Jocelyn Sansing, Jagger Sansing, Jaxon Laster, Brianna Laster, Addison Moore and Jaelynn Moore.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Avis Simmons.
Visitation will be from noon until 2 p.m. Wednesday at Houston Funeral Home.
Friends and family may sign and leave a message on the online register book at houstonfuneralhomems.com.