Funeral services for Christopher Dewayne Cryer, of Lone Grove, will be Monday, May 12, 2014, 2:00 P.M., at the Emmanuel Baptist Church with the Rev. David Gardner officiating. Interment will follow at the Cheek Cemetery.
Family visitation will be held on today from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home, Ardmore, Oklahoma.
Chris was born May 14, 1982, in Bethany, Oklahoma, to Floyd Dewayne “Rat” and Vicki Inez (Anderson) Cryer. He died at Mercy Hospital in Ardmore, Oklahoma on May 6, 2014, following a tragic accident.
Chris married the former Anna Michelle Tankersley on February 19, 2000, in Ardmore, Oklahoma.
Chris graduated from Lone Grove High School in 2001, and worked in the maintenance department at Atlas Roofing Company in Ardmore. He loved to hunt and fish, but Chris had a passion to help others too, and was a Herbalife coach.
He was a family man, and loved his wife and children dearly. They would work out together and as a team, they conducted Fit Camp in Lone Grove. They opened Fueled Nutrition in Lone Grove on May 5 to help Lone Grove become a healthier community.
His grandfathers, Floyd Cryer and Virgil Anderson, preceded him in death.
Chris is survived by his wife, Michelle, of the home; sons, Dylan, Caleb and Bryson Cryer, of the home; parents, Dewayne “Rat” and Vicki Cryer of Lone Grove, Oklahoma; grandmothers, Shirley Cryer of Wilson, Oklahoma, and Wilma Dickerson of Ardmore, Oklahoma; sisters, Veronica Nelson and husband, Chris of Meeker, Oklahoma, and Cassie Cryer of Ardmore, Oklahoma; nephews, Justis and Braxton Nelson; nieces, Savanna Nelson, Kiara Vickers and Annabelle Scott.
Casket bearers will be Joe Christian, Ron Conyer, Steven Summers, Tracey Joy, Mike Maytubby and Larry Gibson.
Memorial contributions may be made to any American National Bank location in the name of Chris Cryer to benefit his children’s future education endeavors.
Online condolences may be sent to www.hdouglasfuneralhome.com.