Christine Beasley Thaxton
Gracious God, we praise You and thank You for a mother who loved You and who lovingly nurtured her family.
Christine Beasley Thaxton, 93, peacefully passed away Saturday, January 15,2022, at her home in Creedmoor, NC.
Christine was born on October 26,1928 to the late Owen and Beatrice Beasley. She was an active member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and served faithfully for many years. Christine also enjoyed her service as a substitute teacher with the school system in Creedmoor and C.A. Dillon School in Butner.
A public viewing will be held at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Thursday, January 20,2022 from 1:00-3:00 PM.
She leaves to cherish her memory, her children, Nancy Adkins of Rocky Mount, Sandra Gorham (Steve) of Lewisville, Sherry McCombs (Billy) of Youngsville and Bill Thaxton (Cindy) of Creedmoor; six grandchildren, Emily Adkins, Jonathan Gorham Morgan), Andrew Gorham, Shelly Thaxton, Jared Thaxton (Lauren) and Ben Thaxton (Brittney); five precious great-grandchildren; three siblings, Celia Kierzewski (Howard) of Mine Run, VA, Florence Sondys of Chesapeake, VA and Sam Beasley (Pat) of Durham and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband of forty-seven years, William Thomas Thaxton and two sisters, Mary Elizabeth Faulkner and Carol Roberts.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 29,2022 at 2:00 PM at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church officiated by Pastor David Herman. Burial will follow at Carolina Memorial Gardens in Creedmoor.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made to Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, or to her Open-Door Sunday School Class at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, P.O. Box 745, Creedmoor, NC 27522, Duke Health Hospice, 4321 Medical Park Dr. #101, Durham, NC 27704 or to the charity of your choice.