Christopher Carder

Christopher Allen "Chris" Carder, 48, died Sunday, April 13, 2014, at Embracing Hospice in Cumming, Ga.

He was born on Aug. 20, 1965, in Carrollton, Ky., to Jack and Joann Pryor Carder.

He is survived by his wife, Donna; two daughters, Caroline and Claire; and two siblings, Carla Carder Knack and Jack Carder.

He was preceded in death by his father, Jack Carder; and his mother, Joann Pryor Carder Parker.

A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at McDonald and Sons Funeral Home in Cumming, Ga.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, April 25, at Bedford Christian Church in Bedford, Ky. The service will be followed by a scattering of ashes on the farm with the family.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Embracing Hospice or Angels Among Us.

Byars Funeral Home in Cumming, Ga. is in charge of the arrangements.

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