Robert Daniel Price, 77, of 1425 S. Hollybrook Rd., went home to be with the LORD Thursday afternoon surrounded by his wife and friends. He was born in Durham County the son of the late Sevella Vance and Ruth Allen Price. He was a retired Insurance Sales Agent for Southland Life Insurance Co. with 27 years of service. He was a loving husband, father, brother and was loved by all his family.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his son, Robert “Van” Price; sister, Jimmie Price Temple and brother-in-law, Billy Powell.
Funeral service will be held 3 pm Sunday at Baptist Tabernacle Church. Burial will follow in Gethsemane Memorial Gardens in Zebulon.
He is survived by his devoted and loving wife of 56 years, Franceline Hinton Price; sister, Edna Price Rose and husband, Kenneth of Raleigh; brother-in-law, Joe Temple of Wendell; special niece (like a daughter) Faith Powell Eres of Newport News, VA; sisters-in-law, Ruth Avery (R.A.), Dot Powell, Joy Rae Parrish (Milton), Othell Price (Larry), and Dale Driver (Randy); aunt, Estelle Owens of Raleigh; numerous, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Baptist Tabernacle Family Ministry Center, 1599 NC Hwy 231,Wendell, NC 27591.
The family will receive friends 1:15 – 2:45 pm Sunday prior to the service in the Baptist Tabernacle Family Ministry Center and other times at the home.
Arrangements by Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, Louisburg.