Christopher Cosby(1981 - 2013)

Christopher Andre Cosby

Poughkeepsie - Christopher Andre Cosby, age 31, a resident of the city of Poughkeepsie died Saturday, January 19th. He was born on May 19, 1981 in Macon, GA, the beloved son of Donna L. White. The family moved to Poughkeepsie in 1989 and he attended city of Poughkeepsie schools and Arlington High School where he was an avid football player.

Christopher is remembered as a gentleman with strong family values and for his willingness to help others. He is survived by his mother Donna L. White, Stepfather Horace Jackson Sr., the joy of his heart, daughter Felicia L. Cosby, grandfather Charlie Wimberly Sr. sisters; Whitney and Tori Jackson, a brother Wesley White, an uncle Michael Andre Wimberly Sr., an aunt Rose Ann Gordon, a nephew Amari Parker, a niece Thalia Higgs, and a host of relatives and close friends. A special friend, Kenya Thomas. He will be greatly missed by many.

A funeral service will be held 11AM to 12PM, Saturday, January 26, 2013 at the Joseph J. Darrow Sr. Funeral Home Inc. 39 So. Hamilton St. Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 845-452-1840. Burial to follow in Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery.

Published in the Poughkeepsie Journal from Jan. 25 to Jan. 26, 2013