R.R. “Dock” Price, passed away on September 4, 2016, at the age of 99. He was born in Cove, Arkansas on October 10, 1916, and was a graduate of Cove High School.
Dock worked in the grocery business in Smithville, Oklahoma, Cove, and California. He worked at Texas Steel in Fort Worth, Texas during World War II and also worked for Exxon Pipeline until he retired in the early 1980’s.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Russell and Nettie Wise Price, wife, Billie Morgan Price, two sisters, Nell Golden and Mildred Kelley, and three brothers, Elbert Price, Fred Price and Bart Price, and a great-grandson, Josiah Wisinger.
He is survived by daughters, Jannell Wisinger of Mena, Arkansas and Becky Price of Convent, Louisiana; one grandson, John Wisinger and wife Lesley of Grannis, Arkansas; five great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be Thursday, September 8, 2016, 11:00 a.m. at Salem Baptist Church with Brother Jack Schoeppey and Brother John Wisinger officiating. Interment will be in Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Cove, Arkansas under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.
Family and friend’s visitation will be Wednesday, September 7, 2016,6:00-8:00 p.m. at Beasley Wood Funeral Home.
Pallbearers are Russell Price, Bill Kelley, James Seal, Bobby Siears, Jose Hernandez, and Vernon Payne.