Cheslie Kryst’s Mom Says Her Final Text Gave Her ‘Peace and Closure’

Cheslie Kryst’s family sat down with “Extra’s” Rachel Lindsay to tell their emotional story of loving and losing their beloved daughter. Kryst, an “Extra” correspondent and former Miss USA with an MBA and law degree, took her own life in January at just 30 years old. Her mother April Simpkins and stepfather David Simpkins opened up about Cheslie’s final text message, her struggles with depression, and how loved ones helped her to keep going.

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