Lisa Gail Christian, of Ellington; daughter of Roy and Lula Belle (Skaggs) Dejournett was born in Poplar Bluff on April 28, 1968. She passed away Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, at her residence in Ellington, at the age of forty-nine years, three months, and twenty-four days.
On Feb. 1, 2009, Lisa was united in marriage to Mark Christian in Van Buren.
Lisa was a member of the Liberty Baptist Church of Van Buren, she enjoyed quilting, sewing, gardening, taking pictures, painting and doing arts and crafts; but more than anything she loved playing with her grandkids.
Lisa is survived by her parents, Roy and Lula Belle of Ellington; her husband, Mark of Ellington; two sons, Dustin Roy Buffington, of Las Cruces, N. M. and Thomas Barbre and his companion, Bryann of Ellington; two daughters, Brandy Buffington and companion Brad of Grandin and Cheryl (Justin) Miner of Van Buren; two sisters, Marti (Joe) Pulliam and Rebecca (James) Kester, all of Bernie; seven grandchildren; as well as many nieces, nephews and friends who will mourn her passing.
No funeral arrangements have been made at this time.
Arrangements are under the direction of McSpadden Funeral Home in Ellington.