John Christopher Hathaway, age 46, of Harrisburg, passed away at 11:15 AM, Thursday, July 11, 2019 at his residence in Harrisburg.
Chris was born on October 9, 1972, in Harrisburg, to John Robert “Johnny Bob” and Sheila (Keating) Hathaway. Chris was a River Boat Captain for over twenty years. He was saved and baptized at the Equality Christian Center in Equality, Illinois.
Chris is survived by his daughter, Alexis Hathaway of Harrisburg, Illinois; mother, Sheila Hathaway of Harrisburg, Illinois; sister, Julie Ann Kuppart and husband Roman of Harrisburg, Illinois; sister, Jamie Lynn Davidson and husband Jason of Harrisburg, Illinois; and two nephews and a niece.
Chris was preceded in death by his father, John Robert “Johnny Bob” Hathaway; paternal grandparents, Earl and LaVern (Aldridge) Hathaway; and maternal grandparents, Tom and Annette (Gulley) Keating.
Funeral services will be held at 4 PM, Sunday, July 14, 2019 at Reed Funeral Chapel. Rev. Billy Dye, Jr. will officiate and burial will follow in Sunset Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 2 PM to 4 PM.