Kari Elizabeth Dugger

July 26, 1989September 15, 2022
Obituary of Kari Elizabeth Dugger
Kari Elizabeth Dugger, left this earth and gained her Heavenly wings on September 15, 2022. She busted the doors of Heaven wide open with her energy, love and beauty. Kari was an avid UT and Saints fan. She also loved any and all animals. She lived her life on her terms with no regrets. Kari was loved by many and was blessed with finding her soul mate, wife, Jessica Dugger. They traveled, laughed, loved and enjoyed each other along with their two dogs, Dugsley and Bandit. Kari was a licensed Cosmetologist and licensed Cosmetologist Instructor. She was also a Recruiter at Douglas J. Aveda. She was a 2007 graduate of Oakdale High School. Preceded in death by her grandfather, Johnnie L. Blank of Rockwood; great grandparents, Carrie Cisson and Ed Hackler of Rockwood; uncle, Ronald Duncan. Survived by her wife, Jessica M. Dugger of Knoxville; mother, Angelia Duncan-Cox; father, Michael Cox of Oakdale; sister and brother-in-law, Wendy and Justin Aslinger of Kingston; grandparents, Patsy Blank of Rockwood, Judy and Sherman Cox of Rockwood, Ronald H. Duncan and wife, Lea Duncan of Harriman; mother-in-law, Sherri Dugger of Knoxville; her first niece and namesake, Ayra Bethlynn Aslinger due December of 2022; also many extended family, friends and coworkers. Special thanks to “The Girls”. The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 pm Wednesday, September 21, 2022 with their final goodbyes at 8 pm at Berry Lynnhurst Funeral Home, 2300 Adair Drive, Knoxville, TN. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The American Cancer Society. Condolences and expressions of sympathy may be offered at for the Dugger family.

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022


Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Final Goodbyes