Mary Ann Christiansen

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Mary Ann Christiansen

Mary Ann Hyde Christiansen, 75 of the Dick Branch Community in Robbinsville, N.C., went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020 at UT Medical Center in Knoxville, Tenn.

A native of Graham County, she was the daughter of the late Edward Glenn and Nettie Louise Hedrick Hyde. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Edward Holder in December 1987 and Terry Christiansen, Sr. in December 2016; and her brothers-in-law, Denman Adams, J.C. Duckett, and Howson Willmore.

Mary Ann attended Cedar Cliff Baptist Church.

She is survived by her brothers and sisters-in-law, Doyle and Grace Hyde, and Barry and Evonne Hyde, all of Robbinsville, N.C.; her sisters, Loretta Willmore, Katherine Adams and Gail Duckett, all of Robbinsville, N.C.; her step-children and their spouses, Terry Christiansen, Jr. (Karen) of Waynesville, N.C., Eric Christiansen (Sarah) of Sylva, N.C., Chad Christiansen (Stacy) of Surprise, Ariz., and Yvonne Steinfeldt (Jim) of New Tazewell, Tenn. 

She has 10 grandchildren, one great-grandchild, several nieces and nephews, and her special little buddies, Conner and Raylynn Waldroup.

Graveside services were held at 2 p.m.Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2020 at Carver Cemetery. The Revs. Daniel Stewart and Noah Williams officiated. Her nephews served as pallbearers.

Townson-Smith Funeral Home is was honored to serve the Christiansen family. 

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