The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO


July 8, 2011

Edna Hazel Price


Edna Hazel Price left this world to be with her Lord and Savior on July 6, 2011, at her home after a long illness. She was 85 years old.

Edna was born to William and Lora Brock on April 22, 1926, in Hesston, Kan. She has one surviving brother, David Brock, of California; and one sister, Leuella Woodall, of Ozark, Mo.

She was a teacher up until she married Walton Price in 1946, when she stayed at home to raise her seven children. Later she worked at King Louie up until her retirement.

Edna is preceded in death by her husband, Walton; and her son, Bradley Price.

She is survived by her sons, Gary, Roger and Dwight, all of Quapaw, Okla., and Russell, of Riverton, Kan.; and two daughters, Charlene Carver, of rural Baxter Springs, Kan., and Lora Peirce, of the home. Edna had 19 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.

She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother and will be dearly missed.

Visitation will be at Abbott Chapel on Friday, July 8th from 6 to 7 p.m.

Services are under the direction of Abbott Funeral Home Baxter Springs.

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