Christopher Clayton Carr, beloved son, brother, nephew, and grandson, passed away at the age of eighteen in San Antonio, TX on Thursday, January 20, 2011.
Chris is survived by his parents, Marvin Clayton Carr and Donna Ann Carr; sister, Deanna Sierra Carr; grandparents Barbara & Bill Russell of Rosharon, TX; Beverly & Robert DeCroix of Virginia Beach, VA; and Donald & Sally Galmbacher of Orchard Park, NY; uncles/aunts: Ronald (Janice) Carr of Channelview, TX; Rodney (Pat) Carr of Houston, TX; Phillip (JoLynn) Carr of Spicewood, TX; Rhonda (Philemon) Canfield of Houston, TX; Cathy (Mike) Williams of Rosharon, TX; Debbie (Don) Taylor of Houston, TX; Jim Galmbacher of Alden, NY; Paul (Roberta) Galmbacher of Orchard Park, NY; David Galmbacher of Carrolton, VA; Daryl DeCroix of Virginia Beach, VA; Dawn (Ken) Bradford of Virginia Beach, VA; Debi (Wesley) Olson of Melbourne, FL; Denise Thomas of Alexandria, VA; Honorary Aunt Sherri Herndon of Clementon, NJ; as well as a host of nephews, nieces, cousins and beloved friends.
Christopher was born Thursday, January 23, 1992 in Abington, PA, just outside Philadelphia. As a Boy Scout, Chris achieved numerous awards including the rank of Eagle Scout in 2009. A Charter Student of Johnson High School, he achieved District 26-5A All-Area Honorable Mention Offensive Lineman. Chris was a June 2010 graduate of Johnson High School and worked at the JW Marriott while studying at The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA).
Visitation will be held at St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church, 1602 Thousand Oaks Drive, San Antonio, TX 78232, on Wednesday, January 26th, from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, January 27th, from 12:00 noon - 1:30 p.m. at the same location with Pastor Kirk Freeman of Crossbridge Community Church officiating. Burial Service will follow at 2:30 pm at Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery, 1520 Harry Wurzbach Road, San Antonio, TX 78209. Reception to follow with location pending. .
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the family's home address for a memorial fund established in Chris' name. Arrangements with :