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Betty Allen Price, age 73, St. Johns, Fla., formerly of Erwin, died Sunday, December 9, 2012, at the home of her daughter, Deborah, in Florida.
She was a daughter of the late Willard B. and Kathryn Melissa Ashley Allen.
Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving and devoted husband of 50 years, Ferrell Price, who passed away June 3, 2008, and her grandson, Wayne Louis II, who passed away April 6, 2008.
Mrs. Price was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include one son: Ferrell Brian Price, Sarasota, Fla.; two daughters: Melissa Summersill and husband David, Deborah Jordan and husband Raymond, all of Jacksonville, Fla.; three grandchildren: Kathryn Cooper, Melissa Lizardi and Christopher Jordan; eight great-grandchildren: Antonio, Derrick, Patrick, Nichole, Hailey, Cailein, Luis and Gary; one brother: Ernest Allen and wife Kay, Erwin; four sisters: Virginia Morris, Texas, Bernice Allen, Erwin, Ann Inabinet, Knoxville, Lynn Ratzlaff, Arizona and several nieces and nephews.
The family received friends from 5-7 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 13, at Robert Ledford Funeral Home and Chapel.
Graveside service was held at 2 p.m., Friday, Dec. 14, in Mountain Home National Cemetery. The Rev. Bernie Jones officiated. Family and friends served as pallbearers.
Those wishing, may make memorial contributions to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1842.
Online condolences, photos and memories may be shared with the Price family through a complimentary, interactive Book of Memories at
Robert Ledford Funeral Home and Chapel was in charge.