Carl Edward Price, 78, of Tyronza, died Monday, Nov. 5, 2007, at his home. He was born May 6, 1929, at Michie, Tenn. He was a mechanic and attended the United Pentecostal Church in Lepanto. He is the son of the late Lewis J. Price and Tima Gammill.
He is survived by his wife, Elese Beulah Johnson Price of Tyronza; eight daughters, Carolyn Tucker of Paris, Texas, Jacqueline Shuberte of Gilmore, Mary Joyce Oakes of Tyronza, Phenelipia Goldman, Lucedale, Miss., Annette Goldman of Whitton, Cheryl Kail of Marked Tree, Miriam Avery of Blytheville, and Renee Wilson of Morrilton; three sons, David Price and Jimmy Price, both of Lepanto, and Jeffrey Price of Chelford; 35 grandchildren, 53 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Felita Oakes.
The funeral was held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the United Pentecostal Church in Lepanto with Brother Bill Harris officiating. Burial was at the Marked Tree Cemetery under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home.