Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1945

J.D. Christain J.D. CHRISTAIN, 77, passed away in Salt Lake City, UT on Jan. 6, 2004, with interment at Mountain View Memorial Cemetery. He was born Oct. 16, 1926 in Ranger, TX and was the son of Stella & Joe Day Christian. J.D. graduated from Ranger High School in 1945 and joined the U.S. Army. He spent most of his service time with the 77th division in Hokkaido, Japan. After returning home he met and married Pauline Watson. They shared 56 happy years together. After joining the LDS church their marriage was solemnized in the Mesa, AZ temple. Pollye and J.D. spent most their married life in Plainview, TX where he opened a tile con- tracting business. He is survived by his wife, Pauline, brother Lloyd Peery, TX; sister Saundra Wagley, CA; children, David and Lorraine Christian, Kanab; Diane and Terry Roylance, Salt Lake City; grand- children: Carrie, Jaccie, Hollie, Stephanie, Jennifer, Aimee, and Bryan; and nine great- grandchildren.