Christopher A. Doty, 17, of Bethesda, Ohio passed away April 30, 2012. He was born July 22, 1994 in Wheeling, W. Va., son of Ronald A. Doty and Brenda K. Rush Doty.

Christopher was a senior at Barnesville High School. He attended Victory Baptist Chapel of St. Clairsville and was an avid golfer.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Betty Doty.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by his sister, Christine Doty of Barnesville, Ohio; maternal grandparents, Robert and Sarah Rush; paternal grandfather, Donald Doty all of Powhatan; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Friends were received, Thursday, May 3, 2012 at Kelly Kemp Braido & Patron Funeral Home, 702 E. Main St., Barnesville. Funeral services were conducted, Friday, May 4, 2012 at First United Methodist Church, 123 W. Church St., Barnesville. Pastor Murray D. Stafford and Pastor Wayne Ayer officiating. Interment followed at Crestview Cemetery, Barnesville.