2010-02-03 / Obituaries

Martha Ellen Price, Age 88

Martha Ellen Price Martha Ellen Price Martha Ellen Price, 88, of Lexington, Kentucky, formerly of Owensboro, KY, passed away Sunday, January 31, 2010 at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington, KY. She was born December 4, 1921 in Spencer, IN to Jesse and Alta (McIndoo) Maners. She was a 1939 graduate of Spencer High School. Martha retired from Brescia College where she was the secretary to the Academic Dean. Martha was a former member of the Homemaker’s Club, the Women’s Club of Owensboro, Lady Kentucky Colonels Society, past president of the Altrusa Club, and was formerly on the Board of Directors for the Elizabeth Mundy Senior Center. Martha also helped establish the Owensboro Hospitality House. She was a member of Wesleyan Heights United Methodist Church.

Martha is survived by her son, Douglas (Kaye) Price of Lexington, KY; daughter, Pat (Kevin) Roberts of Powder Springs, GA; and three grandchildren, Ryan (Emily) Roberts of Atlanta, GA, Nolan Roberts of Savannah, GA, Meghan Roberts of Powder Springs, GA; and sister, Franchen Steele of Bloomington, IN.

Martha was preceded in death by her husband, John Renos Price in 2009; her parents; and sister, Althea Franklin.

Graveside service will be at 2:15 p.m., February 5, 2010 at Riverside Cemetery. Pastor Allan Lewis will officiate. Friends may call from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at West & Parrish & Pedigo Funeral Home in Spencer, Indiana.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to the Best Friends Alzheimer’s Respite and Day Care or the Sanders Brown Alzheimer’s Disease Center in care of West & Parrish & Pedigo Funeral Home, 105 N. Montgomery St., Spencer, IN 47460.

Online condolences may be made to the family at: www.westparrishpedigo. com.

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