James W. "Jim" Price, 89, of Eubank, Ky., passed away Monday, November 5, 2012 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.
He was born in Ocala, Ky., on May 26, 1923, son of the late James S. and Anna Warren Price. He was a retired truck driver from Eagle Express and a World War II U.S. Army veteran. He was a farmer and a member of Nelson Valley Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Marjorie Bernice Vaught Price, whom he married on April 16, 1946 in Norwood, Ky.; one son, Gary (and Barbie) Price of Somerset; two daughters, Brenda Taylor of Eubank and Connie (and Keith) Lawson, of Somerset; six grandchildren, Wayne (and Mona) Taylor of Somerset, Scott Taylor of Eubank, Gary R. Price of Belleville, IL, Sherry Sharp of Somerset, Cody S. Casada of Somerset and Sydney Lawson of Somerset; seven great-grandchildren, Jordan Taylor, Lance Price, Layne Price, Tristan Williams, Quinton Sharp, Lily Price and Brendon Casada; brothers-in-law, Creston (and Pauline) Vaught of Somerset, James Vaught of Kettering, Ohio, and Donald (and Joyce) Vaught of Waynesburg, Ky.; sisters-in-law, Virginia Spears and Midge (and Bill) Dye, both of Somerset; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and son-in-law, Donald Taylor.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. today at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home with Bro. Grant Hardwick officiating.
Burial will be in Lakeside Memorial Gardens with military honors by American Legion Post 38.
Morris & Hislope Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at: www.morrisandhislope.com.