James Marvin Christian
SPARTANBURG, SC- James Marvin Christian, 82, of Spartanburg, SC, died Tuesday, May 1, 2018, at his home. Born May 16, 1935, in Spartanburg, he was the son of the late Hugh and Lillian Putman Christian.
A U. S. Air Force veteran, Mr. Christian loved his family, children, and grandchildren. He retired from the Spartanburg Post Office and also served as a Spartanburg County police officer.
Surviving are his wife of 60 years, Rachel Simmons Christian; daughters, Sharon Ponder of Moore, SC and Shelia Melton of Spartanburg, SC; grandsons, Justin Ponder of Charlotte, NC and Sammy Schrimsher of Spartanburg, SC; and sisters, Brenda Reynolds and Pat Christian, both of Spartanburg, SC. He was predeceased by his son, Steve Christian.
Visitation will be 10:00-10:45 AM Friday, May 4, 2018, at Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel, 2075 E. Main St., Spartanburg, SC 29307, with funeral services following at 11:00 AM, conducted by The Rev. Jones Brewer. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, 1300 Fernwood-Glendale Rd., Spartanburg, SC 29307.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association
, 901 South Pine Street, Spartanburg, SC 29302; or Spartanburg Regional Home Hospice, PO Box 430, Drayton, SC 29333.
An online guest register is available at www.floydmortuary.com
Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel
Published by Spartanburg Herald-Journal from May 3 to May 4, 2018.