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Tressa Creps


January 24, 1972
July 6, 2018

Visitation 5:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M. Friday, July 13, 2018 - Day Macz Funeral Home, Sandoval
Funeral 7:00 P.M. Friday, July 13, 2018 - Day Macz Funeral Home, Sandoval

Tressa Creps, 46, of Centralia passed away Friday, July 6, 2018 at her home. She was born on January 24, 1972 the daughter of Buddy Sr. and Rose (Berger) Pennington in Centralia. She married Melvin Creps on February 28, 2009 in Centralia.

Survivors include her husband, Melvin Creps of Walnut Hill; children, Rosie Lansford of Sandoval, and Will Pennington and wife Kat of Sandoval; granddaughter, Harper Pennington; brothers, Buddy B. Pennington Jr. and wife Sally of Sandoval, Jesse D. Pennington of Sandoval, and Billy Pennington and wife Casey of Odin.

Tressa was preceded in death by both her parents Buddy Pennington Sr. and Rose Berger.

Tressa was a unicorn collector and could find treasures to add to her collection at yard sales. She loved animals and enjoyed her time spent with her 2 dogs, Rowdy 1 and Rowdy 2. Tressa found taking longs drives relaxing and entertaining. Tressa will be remembered as a loving wife, mother and grandmother.

Celebration of life service will be held at 7:00 P.M. Friday, July 13, 2018 at the Day Macz Funeral Home in Sandoval with Brother Chuck Smith officiating. A visitation time will be held from 5 to 7:00 P.M. on Friday at the funeral home in Sandoval. Memorials may be made in Tressa’s honor to the Day Macz Funeral Home to aid the family with expenses. Online condolences and memories of Tressa may be shared with the family by visiting and/or on the funeral homes Facebook page.