Dwight Truman "Boots" Price, age 81, of Billy Goat Hill Road in Hopkinsville, passed away Monday, November 20, 2017, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center of natural causes. Funeral Services will be at 7:00 PM Wednesday, November 22, 2017, at Concord Baptist Church with Rev. David Harrison officiating. Burial will be 11:00 AM Monday, November 27, 2017 at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Hillsboro, TX. Visitation will be from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM Wednesday, November 22, 2017, at Concord Baptist Church also visitation will be from 2:00 PM Sunday, November 26, 2017 at Marshall and Marshall Funeral Directors in Hillsboro, TX.
Mr. Price was born on September 24, 1936, in Acton, TX, to the late Hugh Gatha and Avis Naomi Carter Price. He was a retired auto mechanic, police officer, rancher, private airplane pilot, and realtor. He was in the United States Air Force during the Korean War and was a member of Concord Baptist Church. He was a 33 Degree Mason and part of the Hella Shrine in Dallas, TX. He was a past president of Henderson Co., TX Board of Realtors. He was a member of US Coast Guard Auxiliary 514. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Hattie Lee Poteet Price in 1996; two brothers, Hugh Gatha Price and Truitt Evalyn Price; one sister, Mildred Irene Price Moore; and one granddaughter, Brittany Lynn Price.
Survivors include three sons, Dwight Lee Price of Temple, TX, Randy Leon Price and wife Tanya of Kerens, TX, Ronny Daren Price and wife Karla of Hopkinsville, KY; one brother Johnny Price of Granbury, TX; ten grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to Concord Baptist Church Mission Fund.