Norman Preston Christie, 86, passed away January 21, 2013 in Del Rio, Texas. He was born April 9, 1926 in Garden City, Texas. He is survived by his wife: Jovita Christie; son: Norman Christie and wife Isabel; daughter: Millie Christie Hirt and husband Steven; granddaughter: Christie Hirt Hinton and husband Tony and their boys: Hayden, Kason and Tanner; grandson: Cody Hirt and wife Jordana Hardgrave and their children: Hannah and Reid. A graveside service will be celebrated on Wednesday, 2:00P.M, January 23, 2013 at Garden City Cemetery in Garden City, Texas. In Lieu of usual remembrances the family request donations be made to the Veteran's Outdoors, 213 Sebastian Lane, Georgetown, TX 78633 or Val Verde Hospice.