Funeral services for Mrs. Margaret Owens Price, 90, were to be held today (Tuesday, May 1, 2012) at 10 a.m. in Central Baptist Church with the Rev. Wayne Talley officiating and the Rev. Tim Everett assisting. Interment was to follow in Springhill Cemetery under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home, Springhill.
Visitation was held Monday, April 30, 2012 from 5 until 8 p.m. at Bailey Funeral Home.
Mrs. Price was born Jan. 5, 1922 in Hall Summit to Marcus Allen and Maudie Hood Owens and passed away April 29, 2012 in Springhill.
She was a resident of Springhill, a faithful member of Central Baptist Church having served duties in the children's department for many years and she was also a retired school teacher of 43 years, having taught sixth grade English in Springhill. Mrs. Price loved her family, enjoyed sewing, traveling and was a member of the Good Sam's Camping Club.
She is survived by her three grandchildren, Shannon Dale Strother, Kimberly Strother Owen and husband, Joseph Owen, II and Charis Margret Gates and husband, Jason Gates; son-in-law, Roy D. Strother and wife, Connie; great-grandchildren, Mitch Strother and wife, Danielle, Lexi Strother, Cherae Burns, Chae Burns, Taylor Gates, Jarrott Gates and Dylan Shidiskis; step great-grandchildren, Gage Owen and Madison Owen; great-great-grandchild, Jaxon Gersch; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Price was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Maurice Franklin Price on Dec. 11, 2000; her daughter, Karen Jane Strother on June 7, 2004; and her two brothers and two sisters.
Serving as pallbearers will be Jason Gates, Joseph Owen, Chae Burns, Mitch Strother, Reagan Putman and Shelby Thompson. Honorary pallbearers will be Dylan Shidiskis, Jarrott Gates, Tommy Owens and Peyton Moody.
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