Cotten Funeral Home


Kristina Kay Easton

February 25, 1952June 29, 2020

Kristina Kay Easton was born in Ashtabula, Ohio and passed away on June 29, 2020 in her home in New Bern NC, surrounded by her family.

Kristina retired in 2007 from Cessna Citation in Orlando Florida where she worked as the Manager of the Parts Department. After her retirement she moved to New Bern, NC to be close to her family. Kristina enjoyed working and staying busy. When her father asked her to be a part of the family business, Culligan of Eastern NC, Kristina accepted his invitation and continued working until just before her passing.

She enjoyed spending her days with her little dog, "Sugar Baby" and working on various projects around her home. Kristina enjoyed traveling in North Carolina visiting with her parents, siblings, nieces, nephews, and great nieces & nephews. She is survived by her parents, Alvin & LaVerne Easton a brother; Arnold Easton, Sisters; Marcia Futrelle and husband Chuck, Maxine Easton and Jacqueline Leiblein and husband Eric.

The family will gather in a Celebration of her Life later this fall.

In lieu of flowers you may honor Kristina by donating to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation at or mail directly to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, 28 West 44th St., Suite 609, New York, NY 10036

The Cotten Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the Family in their time of need.


Kristina Kay Easton

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Tina Godby

June 30, 2020

My thoughts and prayers are with the family during this time. Kris was always wonderful to me while we worked together at Culligan. I will miss our conversations and laughs together. May the Lord embrace you in His loving arms as you all work to heal.

William Lee

June 30, 2020

Some days there are no words 😔