June 2, 1914 ~ August 22, 2011
The Lord called Christine Linwood to rest on August 22, 2011. She was born June 2, 1914 to the late Vollie and Corrina Gilliam of Lassater, Texas. She was a member of Adam Chapel Church of God in Christ and later united with Victory Drive Church of God in Christ until death. She was united in marriage to the late J.C. Linwood. To this union 11 children were born. She was proceeded in death by her husband J.C. Linwood; one daughter Ethel Jackson; and five grandsons David A. Linwood, Tracy Jackson, Gary D. Jackson, Timothy Jackson and Shelton K. Hicks. She leaves to cherish her memory seven daughters, Edith Brown of Fort Worth, Shirley Linwood and Odie Hatten of Avinger, Juanita Linwood, Deborah Jones, Emma Linwood, and Jessica Allen of Houston; three sons J.C. Linwood Jr. and Jimmy Linwood of Avinger and Andrew Lee Linwood of Lone Star; 29 grandchildren; 59 great grandchildren; 18 great, great grandchildren; a sister Opal Lewis of Atlanta, Georgia; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends. Services will be 2P.M. Saturday, August 27 at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in Avinger. Interment will follow at Pyland Cemetery.