William Christian, 73

LEBANON -- Funeral services have been set for 11 a.m. Friday, October 31at the Partlow Funeral Chapel for Mr. Christian, 73 of Lebanon. "Bill" passed away Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2008 at University Medical Center.

Mr. Christian was retired from the City of Lebanon and was a member of Temple Baptist Church.

Visitation 4-8 p.m. Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. until service time.  Services will be conducted by Brother Rodney Haskins. Burial will follow at the Cedar Grove Cemetery.

Survivors: wife Lee Harris Christian; children Lonnie Christian, Pat (Mack) Thompson, Linda Sutton, Randy Christian, Philip (Marsha) Christian -- all of Murfreesboro and Debra Jensen of Louisville, Ky; step-children Audrey (Pete) Bain, Buddy Harris and friend Kenneth Klapp, Jamie (Stephanie) Harris;  sisters Mary Helen (Charles) Enoch, Ruth (L.E.) Speck and margaret (Ed) Kimberly; 13 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and seven step grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by parents Forrest and Ova Christian.

Active pallbearers: City of Lebanon Gas Department; honorary pallbearer Lonnie Christian.

Partlow Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.