Joe Junior Christian, 83, of Acworth, Ga., died Monday, Sept. 27, 2004, at Kennesaw, Ga.
Born Aug. 11, 1921, in Aldredge, Tenn., son of the late Joe and Frances Christian, he was a U.S. Army veteran and received a Purple heart. He was a welder.
He married Vera Irene Reeves, who preceded him in death.
Survivors include two sons, Kenny Christian, of Acworth and Randy Christian, of Pascagoula, Miss.; two brothers, Jerry Christian, of Arizona and Johnny Christian, of Pennsylvania and five sisters, Trecia Bennett, of Louisiana, Aubyron Thomas, of Oregon, Mable Catt and Geraldine Hitchins, both of Missouri and Virginia Langdon, of Oregon.
Visitation will be from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, at the Bradshaw-Powell Funeral Home in Steele, Mo.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 30 at the Bradshaw-Powell Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jim Mousie officiating.
Burial will follow at the Mt. Zion Cemetery in Steele.