Chris was born September 22, 1974 in Marion, Illinois.
Survivors include: His mother Kathy Camden of Vienna, a daughter Kaylea of Vienna, maternal grandmother Bonnie Camden of Vienna, aunts & uncles Donnie & Tim Blankenship, Richard & Bettye Camden and Sue & Doug Powell
Special cousins – Cody, Chelsea, Tara, Phillip, Amy Skylar, Kaysea, Danny, Walter, Lakota and Cady, and a host of other relatives and many dear friends.
Chris was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Norman L. Camden, and his great-grandparents.
Chris was a member of the Vienna High School graduating class of 1992. He was employed as a deck hand and operator at the Olmsted Lock and Dam. He was a member of the International Union of Operating Engineers Local # 318.
Chris attended the New Burnside Community Church. He enjoyed fishing, riding 4-wheelers with his friends and spending time with his family. He cherished the time spent with his daughter, Kaylea.
Funeral services will be held Sunday afternoon, October 20, 2013, at 4 p.m. at Bailey Funeral Home in Vienna. Brother Tim Blankenship will officiate. Burial will be in the Graves Cemetery north of Vienna.
Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Sunday at Bailey Funeral Home in Vienna.
Memorials may be made to an educational fund for Chris’ daughter Kaylea and may be left in care of the funeral home.
To share a memory of Chris or to leave an online message of condolence for his family, please visitwww.baileyfh.com