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“Dear Mrs. Price, Houston, Jr., and Family. I am sorry to read of Houston's Passing. Houston was a Fine Gentleman! I enjoyed knowing him "Over...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Roger Budd, Jr - GA

“Dearest Gloria, So sorry to hear about Houston. I know what you are going through (as of June 21st). What a blessing to know this is not the end....Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Nancy W. Parrott - Hahira, GA

“Gloria sorry to hear about Houston.He was a good man.I hope that one day maybe we can put our differences aside and become brother and sister again.I...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Gary Willis - GA

“Our deepest condolences to you and your family. He's in heaven now and be strong. I'll call you. ”
4 of 14 | Posted by: Jun & Riza Alegre - Lee, FL

“Price Family, I am so sorry for your loss. May God bless you. ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: billy exum - Valdosta, GA

“Dear Gloria, we send our deepest sympathy in the death of your husband, Houston. We have known you and he for many, many years in business and as...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Pat and Ralph Hitchcock - GA

“Gloria, I was so sorry to read about Houston's death. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: Jan Williams - Valdosta, GA

“Gloria and Houston, Jr. - I was so sad to read of Houston's passing when I opened my paper this morning. I'll keep the family in my prayers. I don't...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Marcia H. Martin - Valdosta, GA

“Gloria, you are in our thoughts and prayers. We still think often of Houston's teaching of our Sunday School class. Today our heart aches but we...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Ed and Grace - GA

“So sorry to hear of your loss. He was a wonderful S. S. teacher . We appreciated all his preparation & hard work. Gloria, please let all the family...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Leroy & Jean Rhoades - Valdosta, GA

“So sorry to hear of Mr Houston's passing. He was such a nice man. I'll never forget that he sold me my first car. He always had a smile on his face...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Cecelia Fontaine Chinn - FL

“Our sincere condolences for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Raymond and Betty Sutton - GA

“I'm so sorry for your loss. My sympathy for you and your family. PAULY BOZEMAN & FAMILY ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: PAULY BOZEMAN - VALDOSTA, GA

“Our prayers & thoughts are for your family & all who are touched by his passing. ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Clif & Mary Lee - Kathleen, GA


Houston Price, Sr. 81, of Valdosta, died on Tuesday, October 8, 2013 after a long illness. He was born on April 27, 1932 in Statesboro, to the late Hattie Parrish and Millard Bernon (M.B.) Price. He attended schools in Statesboro, Portal, Augusta and Thomasville before graduating from Valdosta High School. He enlisted in the Air Force in 1950 and served in England, Morocco, Puerto Rico, Guam and Thailand before retiring at Second Air Force Headquarters, Barksdale AFB, LA. During his Air Force career, Master Sergeant Price served in the areas of MMS- Military Munitions Supply, Photography and in the legal services prior to his retirement. Upon his return to civilian life in Valdosta, Houston worked in sales and sales management until he retired in 1994. A member of Crossroads Baptist Church, he taught an adult Sunday School class for a number of years and led the Senior Citizen ministry for a few years. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Gloria Ann Willis Price of Valdosta; three sons, Houston Price, Jr. of Valdosta, Gregory Neal Price of Monroe, LA and Daniel Millard Price and his wife Patricia of St. Cloud, FL. They have been blessed with four granddaughters, two great grandsons and three great granddaughters. The oldest of 5 children, Houston is also survived by one sister, Harriett Fersch of Vero Beach, FL and two brothers and sisters in law, Bryan & Betty Price of Pensacola, FL and Phillip & Moni Price of Navarre, FL. He is preceded in death by a brother Doyle Price. A funeral service for Mr. Price will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, October 10, 2013 in the chapel of Carson McLane Funeral Home. Rev. Jim Schappaugh, Rev. Dexter Wilson and Rev. Charlie Scarbrough will officiate. Burial will follow at Sunset Hill Cemetery, with the Moody AFB Honor Guard honoring the military service of Master Sgt. Price. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday evening, October 10, 2013, from 5 until 7 p.m. Flowers will be accepted or donations may be made to the American Lung Association, 1301 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20004 or www.lung.org. Condolences may be conveyed to the family on the obituary page of www.mclanecares.com Carson McLane Funeral Home

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