Raymond Lewis Christopher, 72, Rich Hill, died June 26, 2005.
He was born April 19, 1933, in Rich Hill, the son of Noble and Margaret (Hogan) Christopher. He married Alice (Debbie) Brock.
He was a Rich Hill High School graduate. He was a U.S. Army veteran and retired carpenter.
He was preceded in death by his wife; parents; two brothers, Noble Christopher Jr., and Bill Christopher; and one sister, Daisy Christopher.
He is survived by one daughter, Dixie Martin, Adrian, Mo.; one granddaughter; one grandson; two sisters, Betty Spradley, Sedalia, Mo., and Velma Russell, Sun City, Ariz.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Services and military rites will be held at Heuser Funeral Home in Rich Hill on June 29, at 11 a.m., with Bill Perkey officiating. Interment will be in Green Lawn Cemetery. Arrangements are by Heuser Funeral Home, Rich Hill.