Kevin Arnett Christopher, 58, of Elizabethton, passed away Sunday, December 16, 2012, at Johnson City Medical Center.
He was born in Chicago, Ill., and lived most of his life in Cedar Falls, Iowa. He was a son of the late Irvin and Marion Arnett Christopher.
Mr. Christopher had lived in Elizabethton for the past two years. He was a retired truck driver.
Survivors include his wife, Kelly Rose Hankins Christopher; four children, Beki Keister and her husband Mike of Ohio, Russell Christopher and his wife Katie, Joshua Christopher and Jordan Christopher, all of Elizabethton; four grandchildren; and a brother, Kim and Deb Christopher. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Graveside services for Mr. Christopher will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, December 21, in the Scalf Cemetery, Watauga. The family will receive friends from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. Condolences to the Christopher family may be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.