Kristi Kaye Wishon, 53, of Statesville, N.C., passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer on Friday, June 12, 2020, at her home.
She was born December 4, 1966, in Warsaw, Ind., the daughter of Charlene Lackey Witham and Richard Lamar Boggs.
Kristi graduated from Gardner Webb University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business and was employed with Crosswhite, Crosswhite and Johnson Law Firm as a paralegal. She enjoyed spending time in the sun at the beach or by the pool and had a passion for gardening. Always a lady of faith, her devotion to her church family and love of serving others was always evident. Most of all, she was devoted to her family and loved spending time in the company of those she loved.
Left to cherish her memory are her devoted husband of 33 years, Phillip Wishon of the home; son, Corey Wishon and fiancé Mackenzie Taylor; daughter, Abbey Wishon; mother, Charlene Kaye Witham and husband Brad; father, Richard Lamar Boggs and wife Judy; brothers, Matthew Boggs and wife Carrye and James Boggs; sister, Michelle Johnston and husband Kirt; and numerous other loving family and friends.
A celebration of life will be held at 12 p.m. on Tuesday, June 16, 2020, at the Cove Church, 935 Crossroads Drive, Statesville, NC 28625 and the services will also be available on the Cove Church Facebook livestream.
The family would like to thank Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County for their compassionate care of Kristi and in lieu of flowers requests memorials be made to them in her honor at 2347 Simonton Road, Statesville, NC 28625.
Nicholson Funeral Home is Assisting the family. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.nicholdsonfunerals.com.