- 21 years old
- Date of birth: Sep 5, 1990
- Date of passing: Dec 10, 2011
|Let the memory of Christopher be with us forever|
LCpl Christopher J. Levy of Jacksonville, NC formerly of Ramseur, NC, known by his friends and family as Jacob, died Dec. 10, at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Landstuhl, Germany, of wounds suffered by sniper fire while serving in Afghanistan. He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C. LCpl Levy was a member of Pleasant Garden Baptist Church. He graduated from Eastern Randolph High School and was a member of the One Spirit Dance Group of the Guilford Native American Association. He honorably served his country in the United States Marine Corps having paid the ultimate price for freedom. "No greater love hath any man than he lay down his life for another." Your family, your friends, your community and your country will forever be grateful for the sacrifice that you made for us all. LCpl Levy, we all thank you. He is survived by his father, Chris Levy (Rhonda) and his mother, Amanda Sheek (Kevin); his brothers, Thunder Levy, Payne Sheek and Elijah Sheek; step brother, Joshua Yates; step sister, Jade Yates; half sister, Amanda Hensley; paternal grandparents, Floyd Levy and Tony and Carol Goss; maternal grandparents, Gearlene and Harda Callicut and Nancy Sheek; uncles, Tim Levy and Andrew Levy and a host of family and friends. His parents chose to donate his organs to help save others.
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