Funeral services celebrating the life of Christopher “Chris” Charles Blank will be held Thursday, October 13, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Chapel in Minden, Louisiana with Bro. Kenny Rowe officiating. Interment will follow at Woodard Cemetery in Taylor, Louisiana.
Chris was born April 8, 1964, in Shreveport, Louisiana and entered into rest October 9, 2022, in Taylor, Louisiana. Chris moved to Taylor, Louisiana in 1971 when he was 7 years old. He graduated from Cedar Creek in 1984. He was a faithful member of Taylor Baptist Church, dedicating his life to the Lord in 1983.
Chris was a very caring and devoted brother to his sister, Celeste, whom he loved with all his heart. Chris was an avid hunter, especially deer and turkey. He enjoyed raising chickens and working in his garden. He loved to travel as often as he could and he enjoyed watching Perry Mason, Clint Eastwood, movies and eating M&M’s.
Chris was a hard dedicated worker. He worked for Taylor Water Treatment Plant for 15 years, Grover Jones, and Walmart for numerous years. At the time of his passing, he was actively employed with Fibrebond in Minden, Louisiana, having been there for 14 years.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Margaret Blank, brother, Kevin Blank, grandparents, Charlie and Mary Lee Miles, and John and Lottie Blank.
He is survived by his sister, Celeste Blank; good friend and hunting buddy, Bobby Reno; friends, Michael Douglas and T.T. Blackwell, and other friends and co-workers.
Pallbearers will be Neal Copeland, Jarred Copeland, Brian Still, Scott Kidd, John Blackwell, and Bubba Holmes.
Honorary pallbearers will be Chris Williams, Johnny Williams, Nick Rowton, David Fox, Heath Ramsey, Bobby Reno, Larry Collins, Michael Douglas, Parker Still, Nolan Still, and Chad Still.
Celeste would like to thank the Neal Copeland family for their assistance at the time of Chris’s passing.