Jerry F. Price Sr.

Jerry F. Price Sr.

Jerry F. Price Sr., 74, of Mounds, died at noon, Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind.

Mr. Price was born on Dec. 9, 1945, in Mound City, the son of Robert and Jean Sowers Price Sr.

He was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He was a retired general construction contractor.

He was preceded in death by his parents; by his brothers, the Rev. Bobby Price Jr. and Earl Price; an infant brother, David Price; and his son, Jerry Price Jr.

Survivors include his wife, Cathy Price of Mounds; a daughter, Tammy Price of Hillsboro, Mo.; his twin sister, Judy Crippen of Ullin; a brother-in-law, Wes (Jeanine) Gilliland of Mounds; grandchildren Alisa and Jonathan Price; special nephews Ty and Dillon Gilliland; and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17, at Jones Funeral Home Villa Ridge, with the Rev. Larry Buckles officiating. 

Full military honors were accorded by the Scott Air Force Base honor guard and area veterans. Interment followed in the New Hope Cemetery in Ullin. 

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Jones Funeral Home Villa Ridge was in charge of arrangements.

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