CLAY -- Houston "Hootie" Beller, 21, of Clay, passed away Monday, Nov. 4, 2019, in Madisonville. Houston was born Jan. 4, 1998, in Nashville. He was a coal miner.

He is preceded in death by his grandmother, Betty Goatee; great-grandfather Calvin Martin; and great-grandparents Ralph and Viola Householder.

Survivors include his mother, Kimlya Householder Beller of Dixon; father Greg Beller of Owensboro; one brother, Garrison Beller of Dixon; one son, Braxton Beller, and fiancée Christin Freeman, both of Madisonville; grandparents Rodney and Shelley Householder and Frank and Martha Beller; step-grandfather Sam Goatee; great-grandmother Pat Martin; uncle Ross Householder (Donna); aunts Pam Cox, Janet Colston and Ellen Ball; great-uncle Rickey Householder (Mona); great-aunt Anna Daniel; and several cousins.

Services will be 1 p.m Friday, Nov. 8, at Redeeming Love General Baptist Church in Clay with Bro. Johnny Hibbs officiating. Burial will be Rocksprings Cemetery in Wheatcroft. Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Redeeming Love General Baptist Church and 9 a.m. until service time Friday.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Rocksprings Cemetery, c/o Dennis Williams, 3414 State Route 2837, Clay, KY 42404. Envelopes will be provided at the church.

Vanover Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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