News and Tribune

January 2, 2013

Olivia Harrell Christie, 51; of California

— A memorial service for Olivia Christie, 51, of Pinon Hills, Calif., will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, Jan. 4, at the High Desert Funeral Chapel & Cremation, Hesperia, Calif. She died Dec. 22, 2012, at her home. The cause of death was cancer.

She was born Feb. 24, 1961, in Clark County. She lived in Charlestown through childhood and teenage years. Adult years were lived in Southern California where she was a school bus driver for the Snowline School District for 27 years. She was a bizzybee as many knew her and could accomplish anything she set her mind to do.

Survivors include her husband, Greg Christie; two sons, Lance Harrell, and Anthony Martinez; a granddaughter, Harley Harrell; and her three sisters, Cynthia Harrell, Tamera Luevano and Monica Allphin.

Memorial Donations are welcome at the American Cancer Society, Website:, Telephone: 800-227-2345. Memorial Donor Cards to be sent to: High Desert Funeral Chapel and Cremation, 16545 Bear Valley Road, Hesperia, CA 92345.