Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all McChristions in:
 • Hays Creek Cemetery (African American)
 • Winona
 • Montgomery County
 • Mississippi
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Emma Small McChristion
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Apr. 16, 1916
Death: Aug. 4, 1987
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Emma Small Townsend McChristion

Funeral services for Mrs. Emma Small Townsend McChristion, 71, of Duck Hill were held at the Roberts and Sons Mortuary Chapel on Saturday, August 8, at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Robert Starks officiating, assisted by the Rev. Alexander Cade. Burial was in Hayes Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mrs. McChristion died Tuesday, August 4, 1987, DOA at the Loretta Hospital in Chicago, Illinois after a brief illness. She was a native of Montgomery County and was a retired factory worker. She is the daughter of Mrs. Cora Small and the late Marion Small. She was first married to Plato Townsend, and then to Sol McChristion.

She is survived by her husband and her mother, and by one daughter, Mrs. Mattie Helen Ewing of Chicago; four sons, Herman Townsend, Mason Townsend, Plato Townsend, Jr. and Marion Townsend, all of Chicago; one brother, Henry Small of Chicago; four sisters, Mrs. Annie Mae Butts of Lodi, Mrs. Viola Brown of Duck Hill, Mrs. Bessie Greenlee and Mrs. Shirley Goldman, both of Winona. She is also survived by 20 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

She was a member of the Young Chapel Missionary Baptist Church and was a member of the Heroines of Jericho Court No. 75 at Duck Hill.

Pallbearers were Willie Earl Townsend, Charlie Hemphill, George Small, Willie James Small, Henry Townsend, Jr. and Leon Townsend. Honorary pallbearers were Henry Small, Mason Townsend, Marion Townsend, Herman Townsend, Plato Townsend, Jr. and J.E. Ewing. Roberts and Sons Mortuary was in charge of arrangements.

The Winona Times
Winona, MS
August 13, 1987
Hays Creek Cemetery (African American)
Montgomery County
Mississippi, USA
Created by: Beth Austin
Record added: Jul 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28231702
Emma <i>Small</i> McChristion
Added by: Beth Austin
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service