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Martha C. Christian

Female 1923 - 1999  (76 years)


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  • Name Martha C. Christian 
    Born 1923  Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 22 Oct 1999  Springville, Bluefield, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Age 76 years 
    Siblings 8 siblings 
    Person ID P793  Burress Genealogy of Virginia

    Father William Augustus "Gus" Christian
              b. 29 Dec 1884, Indian Creek, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 09 Apr 1951, Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Cora Belle Bruster
              b. 08 Jan 1891, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 12 Feb 1986, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 28 Feb 1913  Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F253  Group Sheet

    Husband E. L. Brown 
    Family ID F125  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1923 - Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Oct 1999 - Springville, Bluefield, Virginia Link to Google Earth
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    1. [S-1444881251] Obituary.
      Martha C. Brown Bristol Oct 1999 (Clinch Valley News) SPRINGVILLE, Va. -- Martha Christian Brown, 76, died Friday, Oct. 22, 1999, at her home. She was born in Pounding Mill, Va., a daughter of the late William Augustus "Gus" and Cora Brewster Christian, both Tazewell County natives. She lived in the Pounding Mill and Springville areas most of her life and was a retired employee of General Instrument Corp in Tazewell, Va. She was a member of Pounding Mill Union Church and the widow of E.L. Brown. Surviving are a daughter, Kathryn Rogers Damron of Claypool Hill, Va.; three sisters, Nancy Dunavan of Tazewell, Va., Marie Patrick of Kingsport and Cara Patrick of Petersburg, Va.; a brother, William Blaine Christian of Springville; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Funeral services will be conducted Sunday at 2 p.m. in Hurst-Scott Funeral Chapel in Richlands. The Rev. Terry Johnson will officiate. Burial will be in Greenhills Memory Gardens in Claypool Hill, Va. Mrs. Brown was also preceded in death by a sister, Gladys Harris; and two brothers, Henry Harrison and George Miller Christian. Among survivors are grandchildren Artie Rogers and Sandy Rogers; and a great-grandchild, Caroline Rogers. Friends may call after 6 p.m. Saturday in Hurst-Scott Funeral Home.