Carl Reamus DePriest

September 30, 1956 - May 25, 2021

Carl Reamus DePriest, 64, a resident of Cape Coral, FL since 1994, formerly of Fairfax, VA, passed away suddenly Tuesday, May 25, 2021 in Cape Coral. He was born September 30, 1956 in Yorkshire, VA to Carl and Ida DePriest, now deceased.

Reamus (Rip) will be fondly remembered by family and friends as a loving, kind, patient, good-hearted man who was always there to lend a helping hand.

He is survived by his three siblings, Barbara Hill (Jimmy) of Taylor, MI, Johnny DePriest of Harpers Ferry, WVA, and Mickey DePriest (Leah) of Fairfax, VA, many nieces and nephews, as well as his girlfriend, Terry Gardner of Cape Coral.

Carl was preceded in death by three siblings, Brenda Shomette, David DePriest, and Donald DePriest.

Memorials will be held in VA and FL at a later date. Details to be announced via

Memorial Contributions in memory of Carl Reamus DePriest are suggested to American Cancer Society, 4575 Via Royale, # 110, Fort Myers, FL 33919.

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.


  1. Bill Shomette Jun 2, 2021 at 1:58 pm

    Rest in peace brother.

  2. Dana Wiles Jun 2, 2021 at 7:50 pm

    Sweet Reamus-I’m so sad to have you leave us,. You were always the gotoguy if anyone needed anything because you were known to put others before yourself! I will remember you always. Say hello to Chuck💕

  3. Carole Miller Stephenson Jun 3, 2021 at 8:44 pm

    Wow! Just can’t believe it…you were a great guy and friend to many of us. I will always remember your kindness. RIP Reamus, I know your in good hands

  4. Terry gardner Jun 4, 2021 at 4:49 pm

    He was my life partner Reast in peace myLove

  5. Brenda Ballenger Jun 14, 2021 at 9:58 pm

    You will be missed by many RIP

  6. Amanda Maltby Jun 29, 2021 at 3:41 pm

    Oh Carl. You were such a sweet, funny man. I will forever remember your laugh. Thank you for all the years being our friend.

    Amanda & Chad Maltby.

  7. Sue Klugel Ware Jul 15, 2021 at 9:04 pm

    Reamus was the sweetest, kindest, gentlest soul I ever knew. God got a good one! Rest in peace my friend. Big hugs .. Sue Klugel Ware

  8. Johnny Munson Jul 19, 2021 at 11:51 am

    So long Rip!

  9. Johnny Munson Jul 19, 2021 at 11:54 am


  10. Mickey Yew Oct 28, 2021 at 8:26 am

    News travels slow, or not at all where I live, Rest In Peace, loved you like a brother!

    Mickey Yew

  11. Mickey Yew Oct 28, 2021 at 8:35 am

    News travels slow, or not at all where I live, but Rest In Peace, love ya like a brother!

    Mickey “Useless” Yew

  12. Jerry Fleming Nov 5, 2021 at 10:38 pm

    Rest in peace my friend. We had allot of good times together that I will always remember.

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