Johnie Lee George Price II, 63, passed away on Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, in Tryon. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at Perkins Christian Church, Perkins with Pastor David Pock officiating. Interment will follow at Union Cemetery, Glencoe. Strode Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Johnie was born on Dec. 15, 1949, to Johnie Lee George Price and Lola Mae Hunt in San Antonio, Texas. He spent 20 years in the U.S. Navy before retiring as a petty officer in 1992. After the military, he received his CDL and drove a truck in the oil fields. He loved working on the farm and enjoyed hunting and fishing.
On July 4, 2013, he married Janet Gail Price.
He is preceded in death by his father.
He is survived by his mother, Lola of Carney; wife, Janet of Tryon; daughter, Alyshea Lara of Perkins; son, Jason Lara and wife, Sarah, of Stillwater; three grandchildren; and sisters, Linda Pruitt of Guthrie and Carolyn Price of Wellston.
Pallbearers will be Jimmy Biggs, Gary Mercer, Mike Price, Clayton Sleeger, Jason Lara, Miles Cllutter.
Contributions can be made in Johnie’s name to the Family Memorial Fund, c/o Strode Funeral Home, P.O. Box 487, Stillwater, OK, 74076.
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