Mr. Troy J. Price, 77, of LaGrange passed away Saturday, May 18, 2013 at Hospice LaGrange.
Mr. Price was born November 4, 1935 in LaGrange, son of the late Homer Price and Ruby Lee Johnson Price. He had lived in LaGrange all his life and attended Gray Hill Church of God. Mr. Price was a U.S. Air Force Veteran and was retired from the City of LaGrange Fire Department. He was a former instructor for the American Red Cross. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Jones Price and a brother, Gerald Price.
Survivors include his daughter, Teri (Roy) Ogles of LaGrange; son, Jerry Price of LaGrange; four grandchildren, Monica Emory, Abby (Brett) Whaley, Katie (Shane) Tanner, and Hope Price; four great grandchildren, Jackson Emory, Lizzy Whaley, Clint Tanner, and Luke Tanner; two brothers, Ronnie (Teresa) Price and Dewey (Diane) Price; uncle, Sylvester (Frances) Johnson; sister-in-law, Carolyn Price; and several nieces and nephews including a special niece, Lori (Brian) Purvis of Eastover, S.C.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, May 21, 2013 in the Chapel of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary with Bishop David Cross officiating. Burial will follow in Shadowlawn Cemetery. The gathering of family and friends will be Monday evening from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.
Flowers will be accepted or contributions may be made to Hospice LaGrange in memory of Mr. Troy Price.
Those wishing to share a condolence or remembrance with the family may do so by visiting www.shlagrange.com.
Arrangements are by Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, GA 30240 (706) 884-8636