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Ruth Alafair Christian

April 27, 1933 ~ April 3, 2019 (age 85)

Ruth Alafair Christian, 85 of Richlands, passed away Wednesday morning at Premier Nursing and Rehab of Jacksonville.

A service will be held on Saturday afternoon at 1 PM at Bailey and Kirk Funeral Home in Princeton with Rev. Larry Dyer officiting. Burial will follow at Roselawn Cemetery in Princeton.

She is survived by her daughters Veronica Bragg of New Bern and Ruth Muncy (William) of Princeton, WV, sons Arthur Christian Jr. of Athens, WV and Mark Christian (Ruth) of Richlands, sisters Bessie Adair of Avondale, WV, Frances Deskin of English, WV, Bessie Stinson of McDowell, WV and Phillis Kelly (Harry) of Jacksonville, FL, grandchildren John Kidd (Holly), Roger Farmer, Jr., Jesse Farmer, Misty Gonzales (Harry), Sasha Muncy, and Ariel Christian, and great grandchildren Alex, Brian, and Faith.

She is preceded in death by her daughter Debra Farmer, sister Ruby Underwood, brothers Hobert Jones and Samuel Jones, and her parents Herman and Ethel Hooker.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service starting at 12 PM at the funeral home.

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