Crystal Gail Proffer


    Crystal Gail Proffer of Cuba, Missouri was born on Wednesday, May 23, 1984 and passed away on Tuesday, February 2, 2021 at the age of 36 years.


    Crystal grew up in Cuba, Missouri and was a graduate of the Class of 2002.
    She began working for Country Kitchen as a teen and worked for the Britton family many years. Crystal had that certain knack that makes for a great waitress. She loved people and made her job a place to bring happiness to those she served. Crystal would later work as a well-liked bartender/server at Frisco’s and Rock Fair.
    She was always known as the life of the party and she enjoyed going floating and traveling.
    Her family delighted in making her tasty treats and order something new for her to try, just to add a bit of joy to her world during her illness.
    She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Herb and Lucille Proffer, Donald Stuart Sr., Moe and Joyce Ledbetter.
    She is survived by her parents, Gail (Jerry Martin) Stuart and David Proffer, all of Cuba, Missouri; five sisters and one brother, Jennifer (Travis) Mayberry of St. Louis, Missouri, Jennifer (Brad) Ray of Cuba, Missouri, Tim (Samantha) Martin of Rolla, Missouri, Sara (Wes) Proffer of St. James, Missouri, Tara (Logan) Glenn of Salem, Missouri and Trinity Stuart of St. James, Missouri; grandparents, John and Annette Chilton of St. James, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
    Graveside service was held at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, February 5, 2021 at the Adams Cemetery in St. James, Missouri with Pastor Josh Sanders officiating.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Mizell Funeral Home of Cuba, Missouri.