James A. Price 1937 - 2010 Lawrence
Private family inurnment service for James A. Price, 72, Lawrence, will be at a later date in Gore Okla.
Mr. Price died Sunday, June 13, 2010, at his home. He was a longtime resident of Lawrence.
He was born Sept. 11, 1937, in Oklahoma City, the son of Jesse and Lola Carter Price.
Mr. Price graduated from Central High School in Oklahoma City and attended college at Oklahoma Central State.
Mr. Price served in the United States Navy from 1955-1958.
He spent his career as a district circulation manager for the Wichita Eagle until his retirement after 20 years in 1990. He was the owner and operator of A-1 Bail Bonds until his retirement in 2007.
He married Ernestine Jones on Jan. 1, 1959, in Oklahoma City. She survives, of the home.
Other survivors include a son, Chris Price, Baldwin City; a daughter-in-law, Christine Price, Baldwin City; a daughter, Jamie Price and husband Ivo Ivanov, Lawrence; two sisters, Jackie Miller and June Powell, Oklahoma City; and seven grandchildren, Jessica Foulke, Jordan Milliken, Jay Milliken, Alena Ivanov, Emil Ivanov, Maggie Price and Misty Price.
He was preceded in death by a son, Gregory Price; a daughter, Dana Price; a grandson Brandon Price; two sisters, Olive Paschall and Laverne Price; and his parents, Jesse and Lola Price.
The family suggests memorials to Douglas County Visiting Nurses, Rehabilitation and Hospice Care, sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence, KS 66044.
Online condolences may be sent at warrenmclewain.com.