David Christian, 49, Terre Haute, died at 5:37 a.m., Friday, Dec. 11, 2009, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute.
He was born Aug. 18, 1960, in Indiana, as the son of Robert and Norma Christian. He worked as a carpenter.
He was preceded in death by his father, brothers Stephen and Johnathan, and sisters Rebecca and Jennifer.
He is survived by his mother, his wife Janet Funke Christian, sons Michael Soots, North Carolina, Richard Soots, Terre Haute, Jeffery Soots, Brazil, Travis, Timothy, and Jadon Christian, all of Terre Haute, daughters Rachel, Stacey, Stephanie and Angela Christian, all of Terre Haute, grandson Ethan Soots, Brazil, brothers Robert Soots, Daniel, Josiah, Matthew, Thomas, Kenneth and Samuel Christian, sisters Deborah Maesch, Mary Christian, Elizabeth Bevis, Sarah Alexander and Amy Peoples, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 10-11 a.m., Tuesday, at Moore Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Tuesday, with burial to follow at Calcutta Cemetery.