JEFFERSON - Christopher John “Chris” McCarthy, 58, passed away on Tuesday, February 4, 2014.
Mr. McCarthy was born in France, the son of the late John Joseph McCarthy and Jacqueline Decouchant McCarthy. Mr. McCarthy was a dog, animal, and nature lover, and was a fisherman, who enjoyed being outdoors. He loved his family.
Survivors include his wife, Melanie Scammacca McCarthy, Jefferson; daughters. Melissa McCarthy and fiancé Jason Dyer, Cumming, Jennifer McCarthy, Fort Benning, and Angelica McCarthy and boyfriend Ryan Degonia, Jefferson; and three grandchildren, Jasmine McDaniel, Brison McDaniel, and Bradley Meeks.
Memorial services will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, February 8, from the chapel of Evans Funeral Home with the Rev. Vaughn Howington, Jr. officiating. The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. on Saturday prior the service.
Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 225 Peachtree St., NE #550, Atlanta, GA 30329.
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.evansfuneralhomeinc.com