Allen Ray Christie, 74 leaves family in JC
Allen Ray Christie, 74, of Floyds Knobs died Thursday, June 19, 2014 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.
Funeral services were Monday, June 23, 2014 at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown with burial in Charlestown Cemetery.
Mr. Christie retired after a career of 34 years with the Pillsbury Co. in New Albany. He was a U.S. Army veteran serving with the 101st Airborne and a member of the Living Waters Church in Charlestown.
Born October 28, 1939 in Hope, Mr. Christie was the son of John Herbert and Nettie Douglas Christie.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Bruner Christie; daughters, Malinda (Brad) Askren of Jeffersonville, Dixie Kern and Pixie (Homer) Burkhead, both of Floyds Knobs, and Lorrie (Wyatt) Hughes of Paris, Illinois; sons, Allen Ray and JR(Carrie) Christie of Mt. Eden, Kentucky; sisters, Evelyn (Thomas) Spoonamore of Westport and Anita (Steve) Redicker of North Vernon; brothers, Fred (Joyce) Christie of Buchanan, Virginia and John Christie, Jr. of Daytona, Florida; 13 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; grandson, Daniel Sizemore; twin sister, Allene; and brothers, Robert, Ed, and Gene.