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Kristina Faulkenberry



LANCASTER — Kristina “Kristi” Marie Faulkenberry of Lancaster, SC, passed away March 12, 2022 peacefully surrounded by her loving family. She was born May 17, 1968, a daughter of David and Gloria Martin. Kristi loved Jesus and made sure she instilled that love in her children as well. She loved to travel and loved spending time at the beach. Her greatest joy was being with her family, and she will forever be remembered as the amazing wife, mama, “Tutu,” daughter, sister, and aunt that she was. Kristi was the vice-president of Ambassador Packaging and she was a member of Lighthouse Baptist Church in Blacksburg, SC.

She is survived by her loving husband of 32 years, Tony Faulkenberry; five children, Hannah Faulkenberry of Lancaster, Jordan McMahan (Bailey) of Lancaster, Grace Faulkenberry (Bailey Helms) of Richburg, Tony “TJ” Faulkenberry Jr. of the home, and honorary daughter, Hannah Rowell (Ben) of Lancaster; the joys of her life, her four grandbabies, Carter McMahan, Olivia Rowell, Weston Helms, and Landrie McMahan; parents, David and Gloria Martin of Hickory Grove; father and mother-in-law, Bill and Jean Faulkenberry of Lancaster; three brothers, David H. Martin II “Bubba” (Ginger) of Smyrna, Kevin Martin (Robin) of York, and Lee Wright (Renee’) of York; one brother-in-law, William Faulkenberry (Jessica) of Shelby, NC; five nephews; eight nieces; five great-nephews; ten great-nieces; two uncles, Mike Martin of Blacksburg, and Ernie Wright of Gaffney, aunt, Linda Childers of Blacksburg; and numerous cousins whom she loved dearly. She was preceded in death by her grandparents; three uncles, Jimmy Martin, Steve Martin, Wayne Wright; and aunt, Carol Martin.

Kristi’s Celebration of Life Service will be held on Wednesday March 16th at 2pm at Lighthouse Baptist Church with Pastor Grady Gregory officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Kristi’s honor to Lighthouse Baptist Church, P.O. Box 547, Blacksburg, SC 29702.

Book of memories available at

The Blacksburg location of Gordon Mortuary is serving the family.

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