Christina Marie Moyers, 97, of Bridgewater, passed away Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, at the Bridgewater Home.
She was born in McGaheysville, VA on December 26, 1922, a daughter of the late Herman Ellis and Lula Florence Bateman Michael. Lula Michael died in 1934, and subsequently, Christina was raised by her aunt, Mae Bell Bateman Michael, who married her father Herman Michael.
Christina is survived by sons, Daniel Harold Moyers, II and wife, Cindy, of Bridgewater, Michael Lynn Moyers of Mount Crawford; grandsons, Andrew D. Moyers and companion, Brandy Whitesell, Trevor J. Moyers and wife, Amy; granddaughter, Amber B. Depoy and husband, Christopher; great-granddaughters, Reagen Depoy and Allison Moyers; great-grandsons, Edward, Trevor, Zane, Ashton, Flecther, and Gavin Moyers; niece, Donna Lucas and husband, David, nephew, Douglas Breeden and companion, Debbie Wise.
Christina was raised on a farm in Rockingham County, and lived in the country all of her life. She graduated from Port Republic High School in 1940. On May 1, 1987, she was retired from the James Madison University Post Office, where she worked for 23 years. She was a member of the Bethlehem Brethren Church, the Women’s Missionary Society, the Bridgewater VFW, and the Bridgewater Fire Company Auxiliary. She enjoyed sewing, gardening, traveling and quilting and has quilted 50 or more by hand.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Bethlehem Brethren Church, 178 Pleasant Hill Road, Harrisonburg, VA 22801 and designated for the Women’s Missionary Society, and/or the Bridgewater Fire Company Auxiliary, and/or the Bridgewater VFW Auxiliary .