Jimmy Williams, his minor league manager, said Christopher "was a little different and quirky. But he worked hard all the time. He was a good guy to have on the team. When someone was in trouble on the club, he would be there to help them out. I felt really bad when he left. If I named the top 25 players I managed, he would be on that list."
"South Carolina is no longer a third world state and it shouldn't look like one in 2014," said keynote speaker Jimmy Williams, a contributor to MSNBC and a South Carolina native.