Mr. Christman, was a former carpet layer at Morgan Furniture Company in Dexter for over 35 years, a farmer, and a resident of Dexter.
On Feb. 26, 1954 he was united in marriage to Shirley Musgrave in Dexter. Mrs. Christman survives of the home in Dexter.
Besides his wife Shirley, other survivors include one daughter, Sherri Dodson and husband Daniel of Dexter; one sister, Helen Ross of Essex, Mo.; one grandson, Jerry Wade Harper and Trista of Dexter; and one great-granddaughter Lorelei Harper of Dexter.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, James Christman; and by one sister, Deanne Disbro.
Visitation will be held at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter from 1-3 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011.
Memorial service will then be conducted on Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011, at 3 p.m. in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel in Dexter with Dale Rogers officiating.