JONAH RICHARD CHRISTIAN JRCENTRAL CITY, KY., — Jonah Richard Christian Jr, 82 of Central City passed away Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at Ridgewood Terrence in Madisonville. He was born December 8, 1935 in Greenville to the late Jonah and Mary Christian. Mr. Christian was a member of Wesley Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church, Greenville. He worked as an over- the- road truck driver for Logistics Transportation, various other trucking companies and served in the Korean War while serving our country in the United States Marines.                                         

He loved his family, friends, and a very close lifetime friend Mr. George Phillips who has passed on to be with the Lord.

Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 sisters Emma Jean Williams and Margaret Ann Bean.                            

He leaves behind to cherish his memories 2 brothers Robert Edward (Ceil) Christian of Queens, New York and Harold (Youlanda) Christian of Evansville, IN., 2 sisters Blanche Hawkins of Central City, and Rosie Lee Mitchell of Glendale, AZ., several nieces, nephews, cousins, distant relatives and friends.

Funeral Services are at 1pm Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at the Bibbs Funeral Home Greenville, KY.

Visitation 11am – 1pm at the Funeral Home on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 with Burial in West End Cemetery Greenville with Rev. George Phillips, Eulogist and Rev. Lauretta Bard Officiating.

Bibbs Funeral Home in Greenville, KY is in charge of arrangements.