Estelle Dean Price

Published 12:41 pm Friday, April 4, 2014

Funeral services were held March 29, 2014, at Progress MB Church, Bassfield, for Mrs. Estelle Dean Price, age 94, who died March 25 at her residence. Rev. Minnie Welch officiated with interment following in the church cemetery. Johnson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Estelle Price was born in Meridian, Mississippi, to the late Sampson and Emma Ross. She was married to the late Homer Dean in Kemper County, Mississippi, and raised 12 children. She later married the late Leo Price.

She is survived b: four daughters, Lula Mae Magee of Collins, Mattie Lee (George) Kelley of Gulfport, Annie Mae (Robert) Lindsey of Laurel, and Elizabeth (Clarence) Jones of Bassfield; goddaughter, Juanita McCoy of Bassfield; two sons, Ben (Cloristine) Dean of Seminary, and Willie (Varley) Dean of Bassfield; many stepchildren; 52 grandchildren; 160 great-grandchildren; 121 great-great-grandchildren; 12 great-great-great-grandchildren; many other relatives and friends.

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She was preceded in death by three sons, three daughters, and several grandchildren.