Chris Thigpen, 37, formerly of Goldsboro died Tuesday at Mission Hospital in Asheville.
Chris was the son of John E. & Faye Lane Thigpen of Goldsboro.
He was a graduate of Rosewood High School and received his BA degree from University of North Carolina at Greensboro. He was an organic farmer in Buncombe County. Chris was a traveler and never met a stranger, he loved to talk with everyone he met and was always willing to give a helping hand. Chris had a deep love for his family and friends.
A private funeral was held at Wayne Memorial Park, Dudley, NC on Saturday.
Arrangements are with Evergreen Funeral Home, Goldsboro. Online condolences may be made at www.ever greenmemorialservice.com