Funeral services for the Reverend Christopher Carl Prince, 64, of Houston, were held Saturday, October 10, 2009 at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Houston, with the Right Reverends Andy Doyle and Rayford High and the Reverend David Tarbet officiating. The Reverend Prince passed away Wednesday, October 7, 2009. Cremation arrangements were under the direction of Bradshaw-Carter Funeral Home.
Christopher Carl Prince was born April 14, 1945 to Dr. and Mrs. Kenneth Carl Prince. He graduated from Carthage High School and then attended Centenary College in Shreveport, LA, graduating with a BA in music. He received a master's degree from East Texas State University in counseling, followed by a Master of Divinity from the Episcopal Divinity School in Cambridge, MA. He served his vocational life in various congregations in the Diocese of Texas.
He is preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Scott Thomas Prince; and one sister, Rebecca Prince Bunyard. He is survived by his sister, Leslie Prince Copeland and husband Lee of Shreveport, LA; two nieces, Holly Copeland Fouts and husband Lane of Shreveport, LA, and Leslie Bunyard Glaze of Carthage; and one nephew, Bryan Copeland, of Houston. Three great nieces and two great nephews also survive the Reverend Prince.
If desired, memorials may be made to St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 1805 W. Alabama St., Houston, TX 77098, the ASPCA or the American Diabetes Foundation.