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MIDDLESBORO — Kristina Leeann (Bennett) Eggers, 29, of Middlesboro, KY, passed away on October 14, 2016, at Middlesboro ARH due to heart complications. She was born July 5, 1987, in Knoxville, TN, to Michael and Rita Bennett. She was a 2005 graduate of Cumberland Gap High School. She was a member of Pump Springs Baptist Church. She accepted Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior and was baptized at the age of nine. She later was united in marriage to her husband, Wesley, at the same church. Kristy was a loving wife and mother to two little boys. They were the heartbeat and love of her life. She was very honored to be their mommy and truly blessed by them. She often said that Waylon and Jackson were her perfection in life. No one will ever love her boys the way she had. There was never a day she did not give them lots hugs, love, and kisses and let them know how much she loved them! Kristy loved to play with her boys and was very involved in their lives. She loved to go to the park and take long walks with her family. She also enjoyed going to the family farm with her parents and boys to feed cattle. They especially enjoyed walking to the train tracks and creek as she did when she was a little girl. They loved to play catch, basketball, and board games together. She loved the beach, laying out in the sun, and swimming with her boys. She was a very girly girl and loved all things about fashion, makeup, jewelry, and of course, sparkle. She left a little sparkle everywhere she went. Kristina took great pride in her appearance as well as her boys. She is preceded in death and reunited with her loving grandfathers, Donald Bennett, "Pa", and Joseph Cody, "Papaw". She leaves behind many people who love her. She is survived by the following members of her family: Her husband: Wesley Eggers Two precious little boys: Waylon, "Way Way", age 7, and Jackson, "Jack Jack", age 4. Her loving parents: Michael and Rita Bennett of Harrogate, TN. Sister: Kasey (Charles) Hooks of Middlesboro, KY Two nephews: Landan Bennett and Kyler Hooks Her only niece: Amelia Hooks Two grandmothers: Anna Mae Bennett, "Nanny" of Middlesboro, KY, and Julia Mae Cody Dean, "Mamaw", of Mooresburg, TN. Father in law and mother in law: Harvey and Dianna Eggers of Harrogate, TN Sister in law, Ashley Eggers. Also mourning her passing are a host of family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at the Creech Funeral Home with Rev. Scott Cannon presiding. Internment will be 10:00 am on Wednesday, October 19, 2016, at Scott Cemetery in Harrogate, TN. Pallbearers will be Landan Bennett, David Durham, Charles Hooks, Joe Porter, Adrain Wills, and Tyler Wills. The family will receive friends from 5:00p.m. – 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at the Creech Funeral Home. Online condolences and guestbook are available at www.creechfh.com . Creech Funeral Home, Middlesboro, KY, is in charge of all arrangements.
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