AMerican Veteran 11

Walter Thomas Christian

April 30, 1947 ~ June 25, 2021 (age 74)



Honea Path

Walter Christian, 74, husband of Gail Donohue Christian, resident of Vaughn Rd., died Friday June 25, 2021 at Rainey Hospice House.

Born on April 30, 1947 in Anderson County to the late James Christian and the late Ruby Eldora Burton Miller, he was raised by his stepfather, the late Edgar Miller. He served in the United States Army for 2 years, then served in the United States Navy for 4 years during the Vietnam Era.

He attended the First Assembly of God.

Surviving other than his loving wife of 50 years, of the home, are his children, Beth Dominick (Thaddaeus), Megan Dillard (Lamar), and Timothy Alan Christian (Taylor) all of Honea Path; his grandchildren, Darren, Collin, Kalab, Daven, and Halley; his sister, Patricia Burnett; his brothers, Danny Christian and James Christian.

Private graveside services with military honors will be held at  M.J. “Dolly” Cooper Veterans Cemetery with Pastor Andrew Overby and Lamar Dillard officiating.

Flowers are accepted and memorials may be made to Habitat for Humanity, 210 S. Murray Ave. Anderson, SC 29624 or to the Cancer Association of Anderson, 215 E. Calhoun St. Anderson, SC 29621.

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