Albert D. “Dale” Price, 65, of Mount Carmel, Illinois passed away on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Indiana. He was born on May 10, 1952 in Gideon, Missouri the son of Albert and Vernice (Norton) Price. Dale married Rose Ann Richmond on June 30, 1973 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Together Dale and Rose Ann enjoyed forty four years of marriage centered on their family.
Dale was a loving husband, father and grandfather. His grandchildren were his pride and joy. Dale was an Ordained General Baptist Minister. One of Dale’s hobbies was a DJ at KOKS 89.5 in Popular Bluff, Missouri during the 90’s. His show was called Strictly Southern Style and featured his favorite music Southern Gospel. Among Dale’s hobbies he enjoyed watching St. Louis Cardinals baseball and also liked following basketball teams at Wabash Valley College, Oakland City, and Three Rivers Community College. Dale had a passion for cars especially Mopars. He was a member of the First General Baptist Church in Mount Carmel. Dale will be missed by all who knew him.
He will be remembered by his loving wife, Rose Ann Price of Mount Carmel; two sons, Jared Price and wife Jodi of Mount Carmel and Vincent Price and wife Ashley of Owensville, IN; three granddaughters, Alexa, Reese and Wylie Price and two grandsons, Wyatt and Will Price; several nieces and nephews. Dale was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral Services will be at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, February 7, 2018 in the Chapel of Keepes Funeral Home with Pastor Gary Underwood and Pastor Phil Warren officiating. Burial will follow at Adams Corner Cemetery in Wabash County, Illinois.
Family and friends may gather for a Visitation from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at the Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made in Dale’s memory to the First General Baptist Church, 120 West 12th Street, Mount Carmel, IL 62863.
Keepes Funeral Home is serving the family with the arrangements. To view Dale’s tribute wall, leave condolences and purchase flowers for the Price family, please visit www.KeepesFuneralHome.com.