Jan. 20, 2012
Christiane Alice “Chris Girl” Carson, 55, of Kailua-Kona, a Keauhou Outrigger Hotel employee and former Uncle Billy’s Hilo Bay Hotel employee, died in Kealakekua. She was born in Paris. She is survived by son Matthew; daughters Marianne and Liana; brothers Benjamin, Samuel, Edward, Craig and Frank Dowling; and a grandchild. Celebration of life: 3:30 p.m. Feb. 4 at Living Stones Church, Kailua-Kona.