Christopher Alva Southall
September 1, 1953 – March 6, 2019
Christopher Alva Southall, age 65, passed away on March 6, 2019. Chris was born September 1, 1953 to Clifford and Flaval Southall in Dallas, Texas. Christopher is preceded in death by his beloved father, Clifford Alva Southall.
Chris is survived by his mother, Flaval Southall of Dallas, Texas; children, Chad Southall and wife Jennifer of Forney, Texas, Ashley Wright and husband Nick of Anna, Texas, and Stacey Southall of Mckinney, Texas; grandchildren, Cassidy and Colby Southall, Jackson Perez, and Layne Wright; sisters, Gay Dawn Owen and husband Steve of Desoto, Texas, and Patricia Anne Scott and husband Terry of Arlington, Texas as well as several nieces, nephews, cousins, and other family and friends who will miss him dearly.
Chris was a devoted father and grandfather. As an exceptionally talented carpenter, he spent his life mastering his craft. He was a perfectionist and took great pride in his woodworking skills and creative abilities. Always an avid fisherman, Chris loved spending time outdoors near water. He will be forever remembered for his kind heart, the laughs he drew with his storytelling, and his constant, unwavering love for his children. Chris will be deeply missed as a father, son, brother, and friend.
A celebration of life memorial service for Christopher will be held Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 2:00 PM at Roselawn Funeral Home.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.roselawn-funerals.com for the Southall family.
- Celebration of Life Memorial Service Saturday, March 16, 2019