Ann Scarlet


Ann Scarlet, 62, of rural Montgomery City, died on Friday, October 15, 2021, at the University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia.

Shirley Ann Britt Scarlet was born October 27, 1958 in Mexico, to Marion Earl Britt and Susan LeNell Hensley Britt. She graduated from Montgomery County R-II High School and was the owner of Scarlet Tax Service in Montgomery City and was the public administrator for many years, helping many people. She married Bob Scarlet in June of 1986 and have been married for over 35 wonderful years. 

Ann was a member of the Mineola Baptist Church, Montgomery County Fire Department Fireflies and a board member of the Fire Department, Missouri Trappers Association Mountain Maids, Ducks Unlimited, Treasurer and Board Member of the Missouri Trappers Association, United Way Board Member and Vice President of the Sunrise Memorial Gardens. She enjoyed working with her flowers, sewing, picking her daughter-in-law, Gina, up for church every Sunday, and loved visiting with all her family and friends. Ann helped many people and will be dearly missed by her family and everyone who knew her.

Ann is survived by her husband, Bob Scarlet of rural Montgomery City; son, Christopher Scarlet and wife, Gina of rural Montgomery City; grandchildren: Jacob Scarlet, Brittney Scarlet, A. J. Schmidt, Gracen Schmidt, Marcus Scarlet and Ayleen Scarlet; and five great-grandchildren. Also surviving is her brother, Kenneth Britt and wife, Jean, of Louisville, Ky.; sisters-in-law: Terri Scarlet, Sandy Ponsar and husband, Kurt; Tina Orrick and husband, Dave; and Brenda Scarlet; brothers-in-law, Jim Scarlet and Jeff Toebben; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Ann was preceded in death by her parents, Marion Earl Britt and Susan LeNell Hensley Britt, children: Kenneth Scarlet and Jessica Schmidt; granddaughter, Kaitlin Schmidt; sister, Jacalyn Jaye Toebben, and brothers-in-law, Mike and John Scarlet.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 23, 2021, at the Mineola Baptist Church in Mineola. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of service on Saturday at the Mineola Baptist Church. The Reverend Jim Cline will officiate.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the United Way or to the Mineola Baptist Church in care of Schlanker Funeral Home, 207 Danville Road, Montgomery City, MO 63361.

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