Price, Sr., Johnny A.
Date: Sunday, January 20, 2013
Time: 4:00 to 8:00 pm
Mahn DeSoto Chapel
Date: Monday, January 21, 2013
Time: 10:00 am
St. Joachim Catholic Church
St. Joachim Catholic Cemetery
Donations may be made to The American Cancer Society, 4207 Lindell Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63108
Johnny A. Price, Sr., age 87, of Blackwell, Missouri, entered into rest on Wednesday, January 16, 2013. Born on October 17, 1925 in Bliss, Missouri to the late Arthur J. and Sarah J. (Nee Coleman) Price.
Mr. Price is survived by his loving family; son, Johnny A. (Debra) Price of DeSoto, daughters; Gloria Sansoucie of Blackwell and Mary Ann (Dennis) Kinworthy of DeSoto,Grandchildren; Stacey, Bonnie, James, Scott, Cory, Jacob, Nicole, Meagan, & Chelsea and Great Grandchildren, Ashley, Taylor, Ciara, Brody, Bekah, A.J., Reegan, Olivia, & Drew. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Norma "Faye" Price, his parents, brothers, Louis, James and Shelby Price, sisters, Cecelia Coleman and Ava Veach. He also was preceded in death by his special cat, Gracie.
Mr. Price served in the US Navy in World War II, was a member of the Knights of Columbus #5936 in Old Mines, was a past Grand Knight and a 4th Degree Honor Guard and a member of the Amvets and the VFW. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, woodworking and gardening.
Deacon Ed Boyer will hold a Prayer Service at 7:00 pm on Sunday evening during visitation and Fr. Ted Pieper will officiate the Mass on Monday.