Carl Ray Christian, 75 of Lakeland passed away July 11, 2020.
Born in Dade City, he was the son of the late Purvie and Verner Christian.
He was also preceded in death by his son, Carl Scott Christian.
Carl’s survivors include his wife of 13 years, Betty J. Culbreth Christian; daughter, Lisa Marie Christian; step-children, Stacey Ann Sprouse, Eldade Scott Kirkland; grandchildren, Samantha (Chris), Lindsey (Bradley), Ricky, and Cody; and 5 great grandchildren.
Carl was retired after 30 years from FMC in Lakeland. He loved to fish and farm his vegetables. He was a dedicated husband, father, and grandfather.
The family will be having private services.
The family has requested that any donations be made to Cornerstone Hospice in Carl's memory.
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