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Anita Lucille Priest

June 29, 1948 — January 6, 2024

Anita Lucille Priest

   Anita Lucille Priest, a woman who always gave anything she did 100% and loved life to the fullest, passed away peacefully on January 6, 2024, in Cadet, Missouri. She was born on June 29, 1948, in Saint Louis, Missouri. Anita was a beloved wife, mother, daughter-in-law, and friend whose presence brought joy and inspiration to all those around her.

   Anita had a passion for craft work and spent countless hours engaged in activities such as quilting, knitting, cricketing, and printing with designs. Her creativity knew no bounds, and she would often create beautiful pieces that served as symbols of her love and care for her family and friends. Through her handiwork, Anita left behind cherished memories that will be treasured by her loved ones.

   In addition to her artistic talents, Anita had an beautiful spirit that touched the lives of many. Her enthusiasm for life was infectious and inspired everyone she met. She approached each day with unwavering optimism. Embarking on new hobbies, Anita embraced every opportunity that came her way with open arms.

   Anita's kindness and compassion extended beyond her immediate family circle. She touched the lives of numerous individuals with her warm heart and empathetic nature. Her friendships were deep-rooted and enduring; she held a special place in the hearts of those lucky enough to know her.

   Anita's devotion to her family was unwavering. She shared many beautiful years of marriage with Fred Gerullis from Cadet, Missouri. Together they built a strong foundation of love reinforced by their shared values and experiences. Anita is also survived by her loving son Todd Priest and his wife Angela of St. Peters, Missouri; her caring daughter Sally Brooks and husband Jeff Brooks of Cadet, Missouri; devoted Daughter-in-law Ann Wilson of Cadet, Missouri; loving son-in-law Glen Gerullis along with his wife Tonya of Cadet, Missouri.

   Anita was preceded in death by her first husband, Jerry Priest, and son-in-law Wes Gerullis.

   Anita Lucille Priest will forever remain in the hearts of those who had the privilege of knowing her. Her legacy of love, resilience, and unwavering positivity will continue to inspire generations to come. May her soul find eternal peace as she reunites with those who have gone before her. 

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Past Services

Memorial Service

Saturday, January 13, 2024

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

Church of God Faith of Abraham

7030 State Rd B, Dittmer, MO 63023

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