Visitation will be Tuesday December 24, 2013, 10:00a.m. at Apostolic Temple. Funeral Services will be Tuesday December 24, 2013, 11:00a.m. at Apostolic Temple, with interment in Bethlehem Cemetery, Birch Tree, MO
Roger was born Sept. 15, 1949, to Joe Ralph and Vernice Beatrice (Phipps) DePriest in Morton, Washington. He married Freda Mary Mayola Miller on June 20, 1969, to this union three children were born.
He is preceded in death by his father Joe DePriest and father-in-law Cecil Miller.
He is survived by his wife Freda; his children, Renee DePriest, Tony DePriest and wife Tina, and Wensday Vines and husband Eric; his grandchildren, Skyler, Josiah, Duane, Tiffany, Tiffani, Emily, A. J. and Jillian; great-grandson Ayden; his mother, Vernice DePriest; his sisters and brother, Pamela Jo Holden, William “Bill” Green DePriest and wife Carol, and Lori Ann Dudeck and husband Bobby; his mother-in-law Mayola Miller; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and other loved ones.
Bro. DePriest loved the Lord with all his heart and was a dedicated pastor to Apostolic Temple in Birch Tree. His constant hope was that those who did not know the Lord would give their life to Him and follow His plan of salvation for their lives.
He enjoyed hunting and fishing with his children and grandchildren, always sharing a bit of the Word with them when he had the opportunity.