Jerusha Lisa Christie

Born: Mon., May 18, 1987
Died: Tue., Mar. 17, 2015


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Thu., Mar. 26, 2015
Location: Beulah Baptist Church

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Thu., Mar. 26, 2015
Location: Beulah Baptist Church

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    Jerusha Lisa Christie entered into eternal rest on March 17, 2015 in Poughkeepsie, NY. She was born on May 18, 1987 to Norma Mitchell-Christie and the late Clarence Albert Christie in Jamaica W.I. She was 27 years old.

 She relocated to Poughkeepsie, NY in 1996 at the age of 9. She attended school and received her G.E.D. in the Poughkeepsie City School District.

  She was recently employed at Wendy’s, loved to cook, and travel. She was an avid reader and a lover of music.

  She is survived by her mother; Norma Mitchell-Christie of Poughkeepsie, NY, 3 sisters; Sharon Christie of Jamaica, Karen and Janet Christie of Florida, 11 brothers; Dwayne and Phillip Christie, Ian Turner all of Poughkeepsie, NY, Clarence Jr., Gary, Kanhi, and Fitzgerald Christie all of Jamaica, Clive Christie of Baltimore, MD, Desmond Christie of Nashville, TN, Terrain Christie of Switzerland, and Carl Clarke of Florida, along with a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.

  She was predeceased by her father; Clarence A. Christie, 2 older brothers; Hardley and Deno Christie, 1 older sister; Joy Christie, and her maternal and paternal grandparents.

  We, the family, have loving and precious memories of you, Jerusha.

      Visitation is Thursday, March 26, 2015 10AM to 11AM at the Beulah Baptist Church, 92 Catherine St. Poughkeepsie, NY. A funeral service will begin at 11AM with Rev. Jesse V. Bottoms officiating. Interment to follow in Union Cemetery, Rt. 9G Hyde Park, NY. Arrangements are entrusted to the Joseph J. Darrow Sr. Funeral Home, 39 So. Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.  (845) 452-1840.To send online condolences please visit our website at

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Theresa Bigelow Adarkwaa
   Posted Thu March 26, 2015
My heart is heavy for you Norma deepest sympathy for you and your loss and hoping that comfort and peace come to you and your family am praying for comfort for you and your family for faith to keep you strong and loving memories to help you smile again may she rest in peace thinking of you Theresa

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