In Memory

Doug Christian


Douglas Christian, Jr.
Corpus Christi, TX



C. Douglas Christian Jr., age 71, died peacefully on Thursday February 7, 2013.

Doug was born on September 9, 1941 to Doug and Dorothy Christian. Doug played for the 1959 State Champion Ray High School Texans Football team. He earned a scholarship to Southern Methodist University where he continued to play football. He graduated college and joined the family owned business Core Service, Inc. where he became president in 1984. Doug was a true gentleman, his handshake was his word, he was bigger than life itself, and he will be missed by all those that crossed his path.

Doug is preceded in death by his brother, Steve Christian and his parents, Doug and Dorothy Christian.

He is survived by his children, Michele Houston (John) of Corpus Christi, Caston Douglas Christian III 'Trey' of Houston, Texas, Rodney Blake Christian (Sharon) of Corpus Christi, Texas, Weslee Christian of Houston, Texas, Kyle Christian (Heidi) of Round Rock, Texas; his sisters, Debby Sweet of Little Elm, Texas and Bonnie Foster of Georgetown, Texas; 9 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service will be held at Seaside Funeral Chapel on Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:00 p.m.