Christina G. Railing, 81

EAST LIVERPOOL – Christina G. Railing, 81, of East Liverpool, passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014.

Born Nov. 22, 1932, in Smithfield, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Wilbert and Marjorie (Libscomb) Starkey.

Christina was a member of the Beechwood Free Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Railing; a son, Virgil Wright; and a stepson, Rusty Railing.

Surviving are two daughters, Debbie Ingram and Brenda (Pete) McKinney of East Liverpool; two sons, Tim Gillespie and Mike Gillespie of East Liverpool; two stepdaughters, Vicky Ingram of East Liverpool and Kathy Railing of Georgia; three stepsons, Bill Railing of East Liverpool, Tom Railing and Rodney Railing of Georgia; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and also survived by six sisters.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, 6-8 p.m., and Friday 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Nixon Funeral Home in Newell, where a funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, July 18, 2014. Pastor Norman Eckert will be officiating.