Roy Christian

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, February 10, 2010

GLOSTER — Services for Roy “Buck” Christian, 78, of Gloster, who died Sunday, Feb. 7, 2010, at his residence, will be at 11:30 a.m. today at Brown Funeral Home Chapel.

Burial will be at 2 p.m. today at Port Hudson National Cemetery in Port Hudson, La., under the direction of Brown Funeral Home in Gloster.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time today at the funeral home.

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Mr. Christian was born June 20, 1931, in Baton Rouge, the son of Roy L. Christian and Mary LaSalvio Christian. He was employed as a pipefitter and machinist. Mr. Christian was also a U.S. Marine veteran.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Gary Christian; and one grandson, Jeremy Christian.

Survivors include two sons, Danny Christian and wife, Terrie, of Liberty and Kevin Christian of Gloster; one daughter, Cyd McCool and husband, Kelley, of Austin, Texas; eight grandchildren, Gary Christian Jr., Leigh Anne Alexi, Crystal Babin, Brittany Anders, Nicole Demicelli, Sean McCool, Cody Christian and Annie Christian; and six great-grandchildren.