Mrs. Mabel Lee Reed Christian was born November 26, 1939, in Mt. Willie Community to the late Calvin Reed and Mattie Shutes of El Dorado, AR. She received her heavenly wings on February 11, 2021, while surrounded by her love ones.
Mabel accepted Christ at an early age at Mt. Willie Baptist Church in El Dorado, AR., she later moved to Little Rock, AR., and united with Faith Temple Full Gospel Deliverance under the leadership of Bishop Dwayne Lindsey Sr., where she was a mother of the church. She was very active until her health failed.
Mabel received her education at Bowie Elementary School in Mt. Willie, El Dorado, AR.
Charles Murphy III employed Mabel for many years.
Mabel was married to the late Larry Christian Sr. To this union; ten children were born.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband: Larry Christian, two daughters: Sandra Christian and Diane Jackson, five grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; two brothers; Thurmon Lowery and Augusta Reed.
Her precious and loving memories will be cherished by her three sons: Michael (Ruby) Christian and Charles Powell Sr. of El Dorado, AR., Tony Christian of Little Rock, AR., three daughters: Pamela Christian of El Dorado, AR., Minia Christian of Little Rock, AR., Veronica Honeycutt of Calion, AR., two sisters Frankie White and Carrie Morgan of El Dorado, AR., 25 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends who will miss her dearly.
Graveside services will be Monday, February 22, 2021 at Mt. Willie Cemetery under the direction of Sims Mortuary.