Christopher M. Philpott

Christopher M. PhilpottChristopher M. Philpott died in Las Vegas, Nev., on Jan. 9, 2019.

He was born and raised in Ridgecrest, and graduated from Burroughs High School in 1991.

He leaves behind his mother, Janice Philpott of Ridgecrest; father, Robert of Moorhead, Minn.; brother, Daniel of Moorhead; grandmother, Hazel of Moorhead; aunts, Marcia Gurrola of Los Angeles and Jeanne Crane of Arizona; and cousin, Richard Philpott of Visalia.

Preceding Chris in death were his grandfathers, Richard Philpott and Richard Perram; grandmother; Frances Gooding; uncle, Gerald Philpott; and cousin, Tyrone Philpott.

Chris will be greatly missed by all those he called family and friends.

Services will be held Feb. 9 at 11 a.m. at the Immanuel Baptist Church.

— Submitted by the family of Christopher Philpott

Story First Published: 2019-01-25