Roger D. Christy 68, of Muldrow, OK., went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, February 19, 2019. He was born March 7, 1950 in Cushing, Ok. and was the middle son to Harold W. Christy and Edna M. Christy. Roger served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1967-1970, he was a Vietnam Veteran. After serving his country, Roger lived in Cushing, OK, Amarillo, TX, Odessa, TX, Fayetteville, AR, and then settling in Nicut, OK. Roger was a self-employed roofer for most of his life until retiring in 2010.
Roger was loved by all his children, grand-children and greats but most importantly, Roger loved the Lord.
Roger leaves behind his brother, Harold D. Christy and Linda; son, Jason Christy; two daughters, Jenifer Christy and Celeste Hunter; six grandchildren, Christopher, Kortney, Ashleigh, Anthony, Alexis and Aiden; two great-grandchildren, Channing and Aniyah. Roger also had a special â€œPumpkinâ€, Avery; numerous other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and eldest brother, George Christy.
Visitation for Roger will be Sunday, February 24, 2019 from 2-5 pm in the Sequoyah Memorial Chapel at Forever Memories Funeral Services, Sallisaw, Oklahoma. Funeral services will be held in the Sequoyah Memorial Chapel at Forever Memories Monday, February 25, 2019 at 12pm followed by committal services in the National Cemetery in Fort Smith, Arkansas with the United States Marine Corps Honor Guard.
The family of Mr. Christy has entrusted the funeral services to Forever Memories Funeral Services, Inc., 463505 Hwy 101, Sallisaw, Ok.