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Obit – Mr. Christopher Caruthers

Mr. Christopher Caruthers, of Paducah, Kentucky, died at 11:09 p.m. Saturday evening February 20, 2021 at the age of 62 in Paducah under the care of Mercy Health Hospice. He was suffering from cancer.

A graveside service and interment were conducted in the Towns Family plot in the Amonette-Taylor section of Dixon Springs Cemetery at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, February 27, 2021 with Mr. Caruthers pastor, Eld. Daniel Cook, officiating.

Born Christopher Morris Caruthers at Hartsville General Hospital on December 2, 1958, he was one of four children of the late John D. Caruthers Jr. & Jean Towns Caruthers who died October 2, 2020 at the age of 80.

He was a 1976 graduate of the Reidland High School in Paducah and was a member of the Dixon Creek Missionary Baptist Church.

In New York on June 11, 1988, he was united in marriage to the former Teresa Ann “Teri” Stingone of Port Chester, NY.

Chris had lived in Tennessee, Kentucky, Florida, and New York and worked in the automotive parts industry.

He had a love for music, car racing, camping, good food, and his church.

Surviving in addition to his wife of almost thirty three years are three children, Shannon White & husband Rick, Nicholas Caruthers, Kayla Caruthers; siblings, Kim Wright, Karen Bell & husband Allen, Johnny Caruthers & wife Kathy; three grandchildren, Carson, Campbell, & Palmer; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, & cousins.