Celebrating the life of

Christopher Joseph Fahey

Passed away on September 15, 2022

Christopher Joseph Fahey

Christopher Joseph Fahey, 65, passed away Thursday, September 15, 2022 at Memorial Health with his family by his side.  Chris was born December 24, 1956 in Savannah to the late Edward Joseph Fahey and Martha Bradley Fahey.  He was a 1974 graduate of Benedictine Military Academy and went on to receive his B.S. in Nursing from Armstrong Atlantic State University.  As his first career he worked in the shipping industry in logistics for over 25 years, before pursuing his passion in nursing.  Chris was an active member of Asbury Memorial Church, where he served in many capacities.  For over six years he started the worship service at Asbury by giving the morning announcements, serving in the bell choir, singing in the church choir, and participating in small groups.

In addition to his parents, Chris is preceded in death by his brother, Edward J. Fahey, Jr.

Surviving are his wife, Laurie Lord Fahey; mother of his children, Marianne Filson Fahey; son, Michael James Fahey (RosaLee Ward); daughter Mary Kathleen Fahey (Brad Johnson); three grandchildren, Miller, Khane, and Sullivan; his brother, Patrick J. Fahey (Laura); sister-in-law, Vincent Fahey; several nieces and nephews, and his beloved church family at Asbury Memorial Church.

A Memorial Service to celebrate his life will be held at 11:00 a.m., on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 at Asbury Memorial Church.

Remembrances may be made to Asbury Memorial Church.



Wonderful friend who generates nothing but happy memories. The world is slightly dimmer for all of us with his passing.

- Janice & Mike Collins, Duluth, GA

Chris was a gem! He was never afraid to be himself. It was wonderful working with him. He will be deeply missed by everyone that had the pleasure of knowing him.

- Katie Farmer, Savannah , Georgia

A candle has been lit!

- Katie Farmer, Savannah, GA

A candle has been lit!

- Melenda Henninge, Savannah, Georgia

I am so sorry you are gone, cousin ! My prayers and condolences go out to your whole family at this time

- Eileen Sullivan, South Windsor, CT.

Chris was one of a kind and will be dearly missed….now in the big choir.

- William Peterson, Chico, California

My thoughts and prayers are with the Fahey family during this time. Rest in peace.

- Anne Brady Byerly, Kansas City, MO

My heart, thoughts and prayers go out to the family. Chris was a wonderful man, a great father, and a cherished friend. I don't have the words to convey my sympathy for your loss, but know that I have cherished memories that will stay with me forever and that he made this life better for having been in it.

- Capt.P.Michelle Gillikin, TYBEE ISLAND, Georgia

He was a great classmate and will be sorely missed.

- Tim Kelley, Savannah, Georgia

I am deeply sorry for the loss of my cousin, Chris. My condolences go out to you, Laurie, and your family and friends. May the wonderful memories you have of Chris help to ease the pain of his passing.

- Kathleen A Sullivan, Coventry, CT

With my deepest sympathy.. May he Rest in Peace.

- Jane Patricia Harte , Savannah , Ga

With my deepest sympathy.. May he Rest in Peace.

- Jane Patricia Harte , Savannah , Georgia

Sorry to read about Chris's passing. He was a great person and I always remember him with a smile on his face. My deepest condolences to his entire family.

- Harry Center, Savannah, GA, GA

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel