The Richmond Register

December 5, 2012

Charlie Christopher, 82


Combs, Parsons and Collins Funeral Home

BEREA — Charlie Christopher, 82


Charlie Clay Christopher, 82, husband of Thelma Christopher, died, Tuesday, December 4, 2012, in the Terrace Nursing Facility of Berea.

Mr. Christopher was born, December 18, 1929, in Madison County, the son of the late William Elmer and Fannie Foster Christopher. He was a retired farmer and a member of Grace Wesleyan Church.  

In addition to his wife, he is survived by: one daughter, Virgie Callahan (Donald), Richmond; two brothers, Roger Christopher and William “Buck” Christopher, both of Kokomo, Ind.; one sister, Lillie Jackson, Nashville, Tenn.; and two grandchildren, Chris and Jason Rhorer, Richmond.

He was preceded in death by: one brother, Lonnie Christopher, and four sisters, Elizabeth Lewis, Linda Ashcraft, Fern Snow and Mary Bruno.

Funeral services will be conducted 1:30 p.m., Saturday, December 8, 2012, at the Combs, Parsons and Collins Funeral Home, with Rev. Art Hobbs officiating.

Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery.

Visitation will be 3 to 8 p.m. Friday, December 7, 2012, at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Robert E. Land, Gary D. Portwood Jr., Gary White, Alex Johnson, Seth Johnson and Terry Rhorer.

Honorary pallbearers will be Bailey Griggs, Orbin Long and Glyndon Dargavell.