In loving memory of

Kamesha Gully
March 21, 2021

Kamesha L. Gully, 43, of Des Moines, formerly of Fort Dodge, died peacefully on March 21, 2021 at Advent Health Hospital in Orlando, FL, surrounded by her family.
Funeral services will be 11:00AM on Saturday April 3, 2021 at Laufersweiler Funeral Home, Fort Dodge, Iowa with Rev. Jonathon Whitfield officiating. Burial will follow at North Lawn Cemetery in Fort Dodge. A visitation will be 4:00 to 7:00 PM Friday at the funeral home.
Kamesha is survived by her son, KeShawn Gully of Fort Dodge; grandchildren, Darius, Ayden, and Brayshawn; mother, Helen Gully of Fort Dodge; siblings, Andre Gully, Shawn Gully, Lamarcus Gully, all of Fort Dodge; Lakiela Gully, Shanesha Gully, Jordan Foy, Morquett Jackson, Emmanuel Alhameed, Alida (Houtzin) Rodriguez, Angelica Foy; aunts and uncles, Carolyn Gully, Elaine Gully, Benny Gully, Shirley Wilkins, Darlena McElroy Renard, Lyanita McElroy; great-uncle, Steve Clayton; great-aunt, Martha (Robert) Lillard Jr.; great-great aunts, Dorothy Love and Ella Love; and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her father, Edward McElroy; infant son, Brandon Gully-Dodd; grandparents, Irene Gully and Bennie Witlow; great-grandparents, Robert and Tiny Clayton and Percy and Pearlie McElroy; aunts and uncles, Shirley Gully and Charles Gully, Percy Jr. McElroy and Bobby Ray McElroy.
Kamesha Lashanda Gully was born July 28, 1977 in Fort Dodge. She attended Fort Dodge schools and graduated from Fort Dodge Senior High in 1994. She received her AA Degree in Human Services from DMACC and went on to earn her BA Degree in Criminal Justice and Masters Degree from Drake University. She loved to read books and write poetry, played crosswords and lottery scratch tickets but most all loved spending time with her family. She enjoyed being outdoors and was a very intelligent, determined, talented, and strong woman. Kamesha had a huge heart and was very loving and caring. She would do anything for anyone.
Memorials may be left to family discretion.

Tributes

mannie wheat wrote on Mar 31, 2021:

"Such sweet memories we have to live on /my condolences goes out to the entire family you touched so many lives Kamesha im glad to have been of the many Lovekindness and healing Rest Easy God has you now...just know you were loved dearly my friend "

Lamar Carr & Denver Hernandez wrote on Mar 29, 2021:

"Sorry for ur lost n may prayers b with the Gully family!"

Lamar Carr & Denver Hernandez wrote on Mar 29, 2021:

"Srry for ur lost n may prayers b with the gully family! Lamar Carr & Denver Hernandez "