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John M. Christian

August 1, 2018

Mount Carmel, TN

John M. Christian, age 90, of Mount Carmel, passed away Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at the Holston Valley Hospital following an extended illness.

Mr. Christian was a lifelong resident of Hawkins County and was a member of the Christians Bend Freewill Baptist Church. He was a retired farmer and a very spiritual and devoted Christian.

He is preceded in death by his parents, William Taylor Christian and Mary Wolfe Christian, brothers, Lewis, Ira B., and Fauster Christian. Sisters, Fannie Christian, Ora Strong, Nannie Scism and Willie Messick.

Survivors include his nieces and nephews, Palma Christian and wife Janet, Gilda “Kay” Francisco and husband, Tom, Dewanna Strong, Lowell Strong. Great Nephew, William Christian and several other great nieces and nephews.

Calling hours are from 6 to 7 PM Friday at the Johnson-Arrowood Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted 7 PM in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Ronnie Grimes officiating.

Graveside services will be conducted 10 AM Saturday at the Church Hill Memorial Gardens. Those wishing to attend are asked to meet at the Church Hill memorial Gardens by 9:50 Am Saturday morning.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the Johnson-Arrowood Funeral Home to help family with funeral expenses.

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