Services for Christopher M. Brent, 55, of Whitehouse, will beheld on Friday, April 9, 2021, at 10:00 AM at Burks- Walker- Tippit with Pastor Sherman Mayfield officiating. Burial will follow at Whitehouse City Cemetery in Whitehouse)under the direction of Jackson's Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home. Chris passed away on Tuesday, April 6th at U.T. Health of Tyler. Chris was born April 5, 1966 in Nederland, Texas to Bobby Frank Brent and Jane Porter Brent. Christopher loved the Lord and was a founding member of Gateway Baptist Church in Whitehouse. Christopher graduated from Whitehouse High School in 1984 where he played trombone in the band. He continued his music endeavors in the Jazz Band at Tyler Junior College while earning his degree in Computer Science. He was married on Oct. 25, 1991 to Kathryn Rose Kidd of Tyler and they have 2 children, Johnathan and Amanda. Chris enjoyed tinkering with things, working on computers, music, reading, Science Fiction shows, and attending air shows.Chris was preceded in death by Grandparents Chester Jackson Porter, Dora Leggett Porter, Alvie Walling Brent Burson, Hormer Wesley Brent and Columbus Madison Burson, Uncles James Chester Porter, Billy James Brent, Hosa Wesley Brent.Chris is survived by his loving wife Kathryn Rose Kidd Brent, his two children Johnathan Andrew Brent and Amanda Marie Brent, parents Bobby F. Brent and Jane Brent, sister Leslie Brent, .Pallbearers will be James Kidd, Johnahan Brent, Jeff Bryan.Honorary pallbearers will be list names if any.Visitation is scheduled from 5pm - 7pm on Thursday April 8, 2021 at Burks -Walker -Tippit Funeral Home.
If desired, memorials may be made to American Heart Association, the American Kidney Fund or the American Diabetes Assoc.
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