Christine Shiver Russell was born on Dec. 16,1954 in Greensboro. She went to the kingdom of heaven on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020 at her home in Eastpoint, where she lived with her youngest son Christopher, his wife and their three children.

Christine was a fun-loving person who loved to cook, and to spend time with family and friends. She was a seafood worker for a long time. She had a love for animals like no other. She was a beloved mom, granny, great-granny, sister and aunt. She enjoyed going ditch fishing and swimming.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Willie Gladys Shiver, father James Guy Shiver, sisters Matty Roberts, Willow Fay Cruchfield, Helen Bullock and Betty Sue Jackson’ brothers Henry Shiver, Willie Guy Shiver, Jimmy Roger Shiver, Leroy Shiver, Vernno Shiver and Marvin Shiver.

She is survived by her sisters Mary Spivey and Sara'h Granger; brother James Shiver; sons Christopher L. Russell Sr., Carlous E. Russell Jr.; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Services will be held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 30 at the Deliverance Tabernacle church in Eastpoint.

In lieu of flowers, the family has set up an account at Centennial Bank for anyone willing to donate to help with final expenses.