Christopher Allen Sholly, and his precious life began on April 23, 1988. He passed away on February 23, 2020. He was always a very active child, and had a passion for fishing. He loved his family very much and adored his nieces and nephews. He was also an animal lover who rescued animals.
Christopher was a steel worker who was not afraid of hard work. He loved his music and spending time with his friends. His love was unconditional and he loved hard. He always tried to be there for his friends whenever they needed help no matter what time of day. His mother, sister, brother, nieces, nephews, and step-father all adored him. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
He was preceded in death by: his grandmothers, Madeline Agnus McGuire and Carol Ann Sholly; his grandfather, Steven Paul Deri, Sr.; and his uncle, Steven Paul Deri, Jr.
Survivors include: his adoring mother, Dawn Michele Edwards; his step-father, James Greggery Edwards; his father, Michael Lee Sholly; step-mother, Caroline Sholly; uncle, Todd Allen Sholly; aunt, Carol Lyons Kerttula Sholly; sister, Tarah Christine Freeman; brother-in-law, Robert Wayne Freeman; brother, Steven Ryan Michael Sholly; his sons, Gavin Kayson Sholly and Brantley Ryan Sholly; nieces and nephews, Zachary Robert Wayne Freeman, Brianna Marie Sholly, Adela Mae Dawn Freeman, Arabella Lynn-Ann Freeman; and many dear friends and supporters.
The family would like to give a special thanks to Officer J. Busby, Officer Vaughn, and the other officers of Santa Rosa Sheriff’s Department, the EMS First Responders, and to the Whisper Creek Community for all of their support during this time.
Visitation will begin at 3:00 pm and service will follow at 4:00 pm on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at Trahan Family Funeral Home of Milton.