Milo - Memorial Services for Mrs. Jacquita Lea Price, 80 of Fox are scheduled for 2:00 P.M., Saturday November 21, 2020 at Milo Baptist Church with Rev. Mike Johnston officiating. A private inurnment of her ashes will follow at the Loco cemetery. Services are under the care and direction of Alexander Gray Funeral Home in Healdton.
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Jacquita was born on August 26, 1940 in Duncan to the late Mr. William David Perry and Mrs. Ruth Francis Bradshaw. She departed from this life on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 in Duncan, OK.
Jacquita was raised in Loco attending school there, where she graduated in 1958. She married Mr. Alpha Russell Price on April 5, 1958 at Valley View, TX. They made their home in Odessa, TX not residing at Fox until late 60's. Jacquita became a bus driver for the Vo-Tech and thereafter for Fox Schools. In 1996, she became a CNA and worked for Professional Home Health and lastly for Cross Timbers Hospice where she retired. In retirement, Jacquita also sit with elderly. She was a known as a great cook especially for making her "Hot Rolls". For many years, she helped cook at Falls Creek. Currently, she was a member of the Milo Baptist Church.
Preceding her in death were her parents; husband, Alpha "Punk" Price on January 3, 2004 and a half brother, David Perry.
Jacquita is survived by her daughters, Shelia Oakman and husband Joe of Woodford, Judith McMillen and Michael Tutton of Mansfield, TX, and Kimberly Price of Fox; son, William Russell "Rusty" Price of Springer; 9 grandchildren, Russell Price, Heather Stello, Erica Bonner, Trent Oakman, Clint McMillen, Travis Oakman, Brittany McNeill, Morgan Price, and Tyler Powell; step grandchildren, Matthew Tutton, Micah Tutton and Ellen Tutton; 8 great grandchildren; and a host of other family and friends.
The family would like to express a heartfelt thanks to Elk Crossing Nursing Home and staff for their kindness, care and support.
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