Chrissy Lea McGalliard McCord

Published 8:45 pm Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Chrissy Lea McGalliard McCord, 33, a resident of Clanton, went to be with her Heavenly Father on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010, after a long and graceful battle with diabetes.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, Oct. 22 at 1 p.m., from the Chapel of Prattville Memorial, with the Rev. Clay Carroll, the Rev. Wayne Smith and the Rev. Carl Head officiating. Burial will follow in Prattville Memory Gardens, with Prattville Memorial Chapel directing.

Chrissy was a kind and loving mother, daughter, sister and friend who will be remembered for her zest for life, generosity of self, strength in time of trouble and her faith in Jesus Christ.

She was preceded in death by one brother, John Darren McGalliard, and one nephew, Joshua Ross.

She is survived by her beloved husband, Joel Lee McCord; two daughters, Alex McCord and Emma Grace Campbell; two sons, Caleb McCord and Kyle McCord; her parents, John and Judy McGalliard; one sister, Deidre (Glenn) Ross; paternal grandmother, Ima Carter; maternal grandmother, Christine Blalock; two nephews, Jeremiah Ross and Jonathan Ross; one niece, Hope Ross; and extended family members and friends.

The family will receive friends at Prattville Memorial Chapel on Thursday from 6-8 p.m.  To express online condolences, visit