Willie D. Price, 79, of Somerville, died Wednesday, March 12. He was born in Adamsville, the son of Dudie Price and the late Verna Mae White Price. He was united in marriage to Carolyn Marie Hite who survives.
Mr. Price was co-owner and master craftsmen of Raleigh Upholstery. He was a member of Faith Church of God in Somerville.
In addition to his wife and father is survived by six sons, Randall Price of Murfreesboro, Michael Price of Oakland, Steven Price of Munford, Ronald Price of Somerville, Donald Price of Somerville, Mark Price of Whiteville; three sisters, Debra Spraug of Florida, Patricia Lewelling and Lou Edwards both of Memphis; two brothers, Kenneth Price of Shiloh and Lonnie Price of Arkansas; 20 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by a sister, Francis Carter and a brother, Bobby Joe Price.
Services were held Saturday, March 15, in Selmer with Rodney Van Winkle and Willie Raines officiating. Burial followed at Prospect Cemetery in Selmer with military honors.