Ruth Nita Eggers, age 86, of Erwin TN, passed away on Saturday March 4, 2017 in the NHC Health Care. Mrs. Eggers moved from Jacksonville, FL to Unicoi County in 1996. She was the daughter of the late Bill and Mamie Marshall Elliott. Niota was a member of Unicoi Methodist Church. She retired from the City of Jacksonville Tax Assessor's office.
Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Franklin Eggers on September 4, 2012 and one brother, Bill Elliott.
She leaves behind two sons: Robert E. "Rob" Eggers and wife, Brigitte of Leavenworth, WA, Fredrick R "Randy" Eggers and wife Carol of Jacksonville Beach, FL; one daughter, Leslie Honrath and husband Danny of Erwin, TN three grandsons: Daniel Honrath, Justin Eggers, and Christopher Eggers, also one nieces and two nephews.
Niota remains will be buried at Mountain Home Cemetery with her husband Bob.