Lorena M. Priest
1922 - 2019
Lorena Margaret Priest, 96, of Radcliff, KY, passed away Sunday, May 12, 2019 at home.
Mrs. Priest was a member of Stithton Baptist Church in Radcliff. For many years she served alongside her husband, fulfilling many roles within the church he was pastoring. She was a fantastic seamstress, often replicating clothing she had seen in a store. She will fondly be remembered for making everyone's favorite dish, using her great cooking skills, making them feel special.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Howard Priest; two grandchildren, Chris Priest and Melinda Priest Willcut; and a brother, Roy Parish.
She is survived by her three sons, Leon (Nadine) Priest of Radcliff, KY, Irvin Priest of Bolivar, MO and Ronnie Priest of Vine Grove, KY; four grandchildren, Cynthia Corbin of Clarksville, IN, Phaedra (Barry) Tate of Fairplay, MO, Cami Priest of Deslodge, MO and Rachel (Jeremy) Watkins of Rogers, MN; many great and great-great grandchildren; and one great-great-great-grandson.
The funeral service will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 16, 2019 at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home, in Radcliff, KY with Rev. Denver Copeland officiating.
Visitation will be on Thursday from 3:30 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Services: Visitation at McLaughlin Funeral Home, 2301 Lafayette Ave, in St. Louis, MO will be on Monday, May 20, 2019 from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. with burial to follow in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to:
Stithton Baptist Church
95 Park Ave.
Radcliff, Ky. 40160