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Margaret Jean Price, 85, Powell, passed away Monday, Aug. 21, 2023, at her residence.

She was born March 23, 1938, in Caryville to Ditmus “Dit” Thomas and Laura Parker. She worked in the cafeteria at Claxton Elementary School for 20-plus years and loved cooking cakes for her friends. Margaret was a member of Edgemoor Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by: Brothers, Russell, Jack, Earl, and Jerry Parker; sisters, Faye Cox, Helen Tallent, Jane Richardson, and Ruth Wilson.

She is survived by: Loving husband, George Price of Powell; sons, David Price and wife Christy of Leachville, Ark., and Bryan Price and wife Tina of Powell; grandchildren, Olivia Day and husband Drew, Seth Price, Sarah Price, and Rebecca Price; sister, Sandra Hardenbergh; several loving nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank her special friends at Edgemoor Baptist Church for the friendship over the years given to Margaret and her family.

The family will receive friends from 10 – 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, 2023, at Holley Gamble Funeral Home.

Her celebration of life service will follow in the chapel with her son, Pastor David Price, officiating.

Holley Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton is in charge of all arrangements.