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Obituaries

Obituaries

Annie M. DePriest 1938 - 2008 McLouth

Funeral services for Annie M. DePriest, 69, McLouth, will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Barnett-Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Oskaloosa. Burial will follow in McLouth Cemetery.Mrs. DePriest died Monday, April 21, 2008, at Providence Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan.She was born Dec. 8, 1938, in Eaton, Ind., the daughter of Warren and Wilford Shady Wright. She lived in the McLouth area since 1975.Mrs. DePriest was a baker and worked at Kansas University's residence halls for 14 years and Jefferson County Memorial Hospital in Winchester for several years. She married William Bryan "Hoot" DePriest on Dec. 21, 1955, in Kansas City, Kan. He died June 3, 2005.Survivors include three sons, James M. "Jamie" and Dwayne DePriest, both of McLouth, and William B. "Bryan" DePriest Jr., Leavenworth; a daughter, DeAnna DePriest-Gill, McLouth; two brothers, Pat Wright, Noblesville, Ind., and George Wright, Fontana; a sister, Dora Gray, McLouth; and seven grandchildren. The family will receive friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. The family suggests memorials to Kansas City Hospice and Palliative Care House, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 416, Oskaloosa, KS 66066. Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.barnettchapeloaks.com">www.barnettchapeloaks.com</a>.