Christina McCarty, 88, of Medford, Ore. passed away Monday, February 18, 2013, at her home. She was born December 24, 1924, to Thomas and Jessie Landing in Talent, Ore.
Rex E. and Christina E. McCarty were married in Reno, Nevada, November 15, 1941, and made their home in the valley in 1942. She worked at the Shasta County Opportunity Center in Redding, Calif. for several years. She enjoyed crochet and reading.
Christina is survived by son, Richard McCarty and wife Joan, of Central Point, Ore.; three grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by husband, Rex; sisters, Elsie Gunter, Georgia Adamson, and Mildred Whitaker; and brothers, Ralph and Donald Landing.
A visitation will be held Thursday, February 21, 2013, from 3:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Memory Gardens Mortuary, 1395 Arnold Lane, Medford, Ore. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, February 22, 2013, at Memory Gardens Memorial Park. Chaplain Paul Hagedorn to officiate.