Chris O'Brien

Chris O'Brien

Thursday, September 13th, 1962 Saturday, January 25th, 2020

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Obituary for Chris Timothy O'Brien

Gaffney -- Chris T. O'Brien, 57, of 107 Pacolet Highway, passed away on Saturday, January 25th, 2020, at his home.

Born in Spartanburg, he was the son of the Tommy Reid and the late Wilma Dixon. Mr. O'Brien loved NASCAR, Clemson football, the Dallas Cowboys, and fishing. He formerly worked for Bagwell Fence and was of Baptist faith.

In addition to his father, Mr. O'Brien is survived by two sons, Chris T. O'Brien Jr and Brad O'Brien; one daughter, Jennifer O'Brien; one sister, Kathy Calvert; one step-brother, Tommy "Slingshot" Reid; six grandchildren, Jessica O'Brien Pearson and husband, Rodney "Thad," Lauren Webb, Damon Webb, Josiah Manibusan, Ainsley Upchurch, and Grayson Upchurch; and five special friends, Angela O'Brien Haulbrooks, Crystal Warren, Emily Upchurch, Matt Manibusan, and Donnie Goode, all of Gaffney.

He was preceded in death by his mother, a sister, Debbie McDaniel, and a nephew, Tommy Calvert.

A memorial service will be held Tuesday, January 28th, 2020, at 4:00 pm at Open Door Baptist Church. 229 Edgewater Dr Gaffney, SC 29340, with Rev. Joe Brackins officiating.

The family will be at their respective homes.

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The Gaffney location of Gordon Mortuary is serving the O'Brien family.

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    Tuesday, January 28th, 2020 | 4:00pm
    Open Door Baptist Church
    229 Edgewater Dr
    Gaffney, SC
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    Tuesday, January 28th, 2020
    Rev. Joe Brackins

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Debbie and James Ragstole

Kathy we are so sorry for the loss of your brother. Losing a sibling is the hardest thing ever and I truly understand. If you need anything just let me know. We love you and praying for you and your family. 🙏🙏❤️
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