Alva Gene Price

Friday, January 31, 2003

Alva Gene Price, 78, of Marked Tree died Friday, January 24, 2003 at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro.

A member of the Broadway Church of Christ in Marked Tree, Price was a member of the Local Union 2892 Brotherhood of Carpenters and was a forklift operator in DO3 Systems.

Price is survived by his wife, Rudy Glenna Price of Marked Tree; three sons, Travis Price of Ash Flat, Teddy Price of Marked Tree, Stanley Price of Marion; two daughters, Glenda Baker of Williford, Doris Ann Armstrong of Tyronza; three sisters, Pauline Wesa of Beebe, Carrie Hutchinson of El Centro, Calif. and Evie Lee Dorton of Jonesboro. Price is also survived by eight grandchildren. Price was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and one sister.

Funeral services were held Saturday, January 25, 2003 at Broadway Church of Christ in Marked Tree, with Homer Lloyd officiating. Burial followed at Marked Tree Cemetery, with Tommy Hooker, David McCullar, Carlos Smullins, Steve Armstrong, Hershel Gibbs and Don Beck serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers were Travis Price, Teddy Price, Stanley Price, Mike Armstrong, David Baker, Shane Armstrong, Stacy Price and Wesley Price.

Murphy Funeral Home in Marked Tree had charge of the arrangements.