Robert Howard Price

Robert Howard Price, 73, of Mt. Vernon, passed away at 3:25 p.m. on Saturday, March 14, 2020, at the Mercy Hospital in Springfield. He was born March 15, 1946, in Bibb County, Ala., the
son of Burtis and Mary Elizabeth (Wilson) Price.
Price was a United States Army veteran and a retired plumber and minister. He was a member of the God’s Church for All in Monett.
On Oct. 14, 1968, he married Ilona Silvia, in Colorado Springs, Colo.
Price is survived by his wife of 51 years, Ilona; three sons, Robert Price, Jr. and his wife, Ali, of Monett, Larry Price and his wife, Sara, of Republic, and Troy Price of Miller; four daughters, Theresa Brock and her husband, Brian, of Republic, Cynthia Thomas of Monett, Mary Goodwin and her husband, Kevin, of Springfield, and Deborah Morgan and her husband, Alan, of Aurora; two sisters, Margie Pearson of Villa Rica, Ga., and Ann Pearson of Douglasville, Ga.; one brother, Buddy Price and 22 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Price was preceded in death by his parents, Burtis and Mary, son, Steven Price, three brothers, Tommy, Walter and James Price and three sisters, Sue Cochran, Eloise Blair and Ruth.
A visitation, under the direction of the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon, was from 2-3 p.m. on Friday, March 20, 2020, at the God’s Church for All in Monett, with a funeral service following at 3 p.m. Burial was at Miller Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Miller.
Memorial donations may be made payable to the American Cancer Society, in care of the funeral home. Online condolences may be shared at www.Fos-


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