Obituary Notices and Memorials


ELAM, Christopher Scott
ELAM, Christopher Scott Christopher of Palmdale, Calif. passed away August 31, 2013 He was born in Daytona Beach, Fla. to Jerry Elam and Delores Dennis. Chris originally planned a career as a screenwriter but found his passion empowering underserved students in their goal of graduating high school. Chris devoted his life to teaching, where he fostered a love of learning in the lives of his students. He had a passion for film (Star Wars), books (Game of Thrones), traveling (to South Africa with his brother Brian), and his spoiled dogs Abby and Buddy. He is a beloved family member, and the most cherished friend. He is survived by his father Jerry Elam, brothers Alan and Brian Elam, sister-in-laws Sogol and Christie Elam, nieces Charlotte and Maria Elam along with his nephews Shawn Hollingsworth, Mason Mount, Xavier Rivera and Jorge Elam. He will be welcomed to Heaven by his mother Delores Dennis, grandmother Hazel Hanna, and sister Amy Hollingsworth. His warm heart, bear hugs, and laughter will be missed.

Previous Page

Home      Main      Second Front      Business      Classified      Sports      Daily Showcase      Valley Life

Annie's Mailbox | Letters | Obituaries | Opinion | Senior Scene | AV Lifestyle | Weather | William P. Warford | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy

Antelope Valley Press, Palmdale, California (661)273-2700 | All Content & Photography Rights Reserved | Website Designed By: AVWeb Designs