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Funeral Service
Date:   Friday, December 7, 2018
Time:  11:00 a.m.
Place:  First Baptist Church
            200 W. Walnut Street
            Danville, Kentucky

Visitation Service
Date:   Thursday, December 6, 2018
Time:   6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Place:   First Baptist Church
             200 W. Walnut Street
             Danville, Kentucky

Burial:  Camp Nelson National Cemetery
             Nicholasville, Kentucky


June Thomas Christy, age 91, passed Thursday, November 27, 2018 at his home.  He was one of nine children born to Russell Christie and Pearline Groves Christie, born August 29, 1927 in Boyle County. 

“Mutt” as he was known, was an outstanding athlete at Bate High School. He join the army on November 24, 1950 receiving a Korean Service Medal w/4 bronze stars and United Nations Service Medal.  June was united in marriage for 61 years to the late June Yvonne Daugherty Christy.  He retired from Kentucky State Government.  June was a faithful member of First Baptist Danville, serving on the Trustee Board and was an Honorary Grand Master of  Kentucky P.H.A. 

He leaves to cherish his memory, three children, Gwen R. Buffington, Charles K. Daugherty, Mark E. (Sunae Han) Daugherty; grandchildren, Clarence "Shea" Houston, Gina Y. Daugherty and Catherine R. Clarkson; seven great grandchildren; three nieces, Janet Hawkins, Rosa Wright and Vernita Christie Smith; one nephew; Gary Christie; host of great nieces and great nephews, cousins and other relatives as well as extended family.


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  • Monday, December 3, 2018
    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.
    ~ Smith Jackson Funeral Home
  • Tuesday, December 4, 2018
    My prayers to all the family and those who were touched by him. He will be greatly missed.
    ~ Sharon Martin   Waynesburg, KY
  • Wednesday, December 5, 2018
    Mr. Christie was one of the kindest and sweetest men I have ever met. I feel very blessed to have known him. My thoughts and prayers are with the family.
    ~ Glenda Jeffries   Hustonville, KY
  • Wednesday, December 5, 2018
    Fond memories of Mr.June. There was a quiet spirit about him. I will miss my friend.
    ~ Rev.Lawrence Gassett   Lexington, KY