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Mattie Elizabeth Howard Price, age 99, of 704 West Main Street, Mountain City, Tennessee. She passed away on Sunday, September 6, 2015 at her residence. She was born on February 28, 1916 in Mountain City, Tennessee, to the late Robert Howard and Suzanne Smith Howard.
She was a homemaker and loved to quilt and work in her flower garden. She was a member of Walnut Grove Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents she was proceeded in death by her husband, Fred Price, grandson, Adam Price, grandson-in-law, Shane Matherly, three sisters, Lula Curd, Mae Woodard and Ellie Price; four brothers, Luther Howard, Roscoe Howard, Dave Howard and Rector Howard.
Survivors include one daughter, Lois Dunn and husband Bob, Mountain City, Tennessee; one son, Kenneth Price and wife Sandy of Mountain City, Tennessee; a special person, Danny Poole, Wagner, South Carolina; one granddaughter, Cristy Dunn of Mountain City, Tennessee; great grandchildren, Kyman, Andrew and Jack Matherly; special niece, Teresa Howard; special friends, Sonny and Carolyn Roberts and Peggy Johnson.
Funeral service was held on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. from the Charles B. Hux Memorial Chapel with Pastor Carroll Hayworth and Mr. Daniel Jones officiating. The family received friends from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. prior to the funeral service. Graveside service was conducted on Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the Price Family Cemetery. Pallbearers were Andrew Matherly, Kyman Matherly, Jackson Matherly, Danny Poole, Jack Proffit, Rick Curd Morris Davis, and Donnie Fletcher.
At other times the family will receive friends at the residence at 704 West Main Street.
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Professional services for the Price family are in the care of Hux-Lipford Funeral Home.