Born: November 17, 1944 in Kerens, Texas, USA
Died: November 14, 2021 in Corsicana, Texas, USA
In Loving Memory of Christine Washington
Christine Washington, resident of Kerens, Tx passed away on November 14, 2021 at the age of 77 years old.
Christine was born September 17, 1944, the 3rd of 17 children, to Jennie Mae and Otha Ree Tolliver Sr. Christine accepted Christ into her life at an early age. As a faithful member of the hospitality committee, as Announcement Clerk and Mission President.
Christine grew up in the area of Kerens/Goodlow, Tx. She received her formal education through Goodlow Park Schools. She was in the graduating class of 1964.
It was in high school that Christine met Ross L. Washington and they married in 1964. Their union span 55 years.
Christine worked many years at Haggar Slacks in Corsicana Tx,. She then went into the CNA field with Maywood Memor of Kerens, Tx and later private Home Health Care.
Christine was a very loving and caring wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She always supported her family to the fullest extent to include her siblings, in-laws, nieces, nephews and beyond.
Proceeding her in death is her husband Ross L. Washington and one daughter (Cynthia Washington-Roberts). Her mother and father, 3 siblings. Brothers (Willie Sr. and Otha Ree Jr.) and her sister (Gloria Jean Burrell).
She will be remembered by her daughters Tamiko Sargent (Matthew Sr.) Donna Washington (Micheal) Shesheko Washington (Donald) and Lometha Austin (Adante); grandchildren, Jason, Matthew Jr. (Alicia), , Cody, Demond, Micheal, QuinSondra, Bre' Anna, Kristen, Tiffany (Chris), Lilian, Michell, and Trenton; 16 great-grandchildren.
Charishing her memory are her siblings : Julia Sutton (Tommy), Norma Fay Tolliver, Helen Betts, James Tolliver Sr., Carolyn Farris ( Curtis Sr.) and Rev. Otis Tolliver. 33 sisters and brothers- in- law, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.