February 14, 1938
Mrs. Christian dies; last rites at 5 PM today
Mrs. Rebecca Jane Christian, 53, of Newmarket Rd., Elizabeth city County, died at five yesterday morning in Dixie hospital, following a short illness.
She is survived by her husband, George Christian; two children, Mrs. Milalda Grandeburg, Hampton, and Mrs. Sue Pal, Phoebus; father, John Christian of West Virginia; three sisters, Miss Florence Christian, Miss Carlie Kissinger, Mrs. Alice Rife and three brothers, Will, George and Julis Christian, all of West Virginia.
Ms. Christian was a member of the Hampton Baptist Church.
Last rites will be held at five this afternoon at the Richardson and Wood Funeral Home on Marshall Street will be conducted by the Rev. John H. Garber, pastor of the Hampton Baptist Church.
Following the service, the remains will be shipped to Iaeger, WV for burial.