JESSICA VAN PRIEST
Jessica Van Priest, 42, was called home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on August 14, 2021. She was born to Jeff and Peggy Van on December 2, 1978 in Monroe, LA. Jessica was a member of New Light Baptist Church. Jessica was not only a nurse by profession but truly a nurse at heart. She lived each day to spread hope and happiness to others through her caring smile and funny jokes. Jessica is survived by her son, Samuel Van Priest; her parents Jeff and Peggy Van; brother Jay and his wife Brandy Jo; niece Kinley Jo Van. Relatives and friends are invited to join the family for the visitation and Celebration of Life service. The visitation will be held at Mulhearn Funeral Home located at 2308 Sterlington Road, Monroe, LA. on Sunday, August 29, 2021, from 5pm-7pm. A Celebration of Jessica’s life will be held at New Light Baptist Church located at 105 Miller Road in Monroe, LA on Monday, August 30, 2021, at 1pm. Serving the family as pallbearers will be Chip Bower, Gabe Bower, Dustin DeVille, Todd DeVille, Mark Gonzles, John Van, Jordan Van and Justen Yerger. Honorary pallbearers are Chris Britton, Shane McDonald and Jaesen Yerger.
“Trust in the LORD with all your heart,
and do not lean on your own understanding.
In all your ways acknowledge him,
and he will make straight your paths.”
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Samuel Van Priest Education Fund at Ouachita Valley Federal Credit Union.