MCGEHEE ó James David Price, 85, passed away in McGehee, Ark. on February 20, 2012. J.D. was born in Heroldton, Okla. and raised in the Amos Bayou community. He retired after a career as a salesman for Faulkner Pipe Co. and having served many years as the manager of the McGehee Water Service.

MCGEHEE ó James David Price, 85, passed away in McGehee, Ark. on February 20, 2012. J.D. was born in Heroldton, Okla. and raised in the Amos Bayou community. He retired after a career as a salesman for Faulkner Pipe Co. and having served many years as the manager of the McGehee Water Service.

J.D. was a devout Christian and longtime member of the First Assembly of God in McGehee. He was active in the local Gideonís organization. J.D. had a special gift as a musician that he shared willingly with many over the years. He was raised by his mother, the late Christine Dunahoe and her husband Fred Dunahoe. His father was the late Richard Price and step-mother Reatha Price. He was married for 65 years to the late Barbara Price whom he loved dearly. J.D. is survived by his children, Butch Price and wife Cholista of Cabot Ark., Ron and Mary Kay Price of El Campo Texas, Keith Price and Kathy Ouellett of Lake Conway Ark., Cathy Price-Blagg of Vicksburg, Miss., Scott and Claire Price of Ft. Smith Ark.; three brothers, Thad Dunahoe, Jo Ed Price of Fairhope Ala., Del Palmer of Washington, D.C.; four sisters, Peggy Markham of Tennessee, Nina Stout of Star City Ark., Judy Beason of White Oak Texas, Gloria McClendon of Kernersville and as well as nine treasured grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Friends and family are invited to attend a memorial service at 10 a.m., Thursday, February 23, 2012 at First Assembly of God, McGehee, Ark. with Brother Terry Morgan officiating. Burial will follow at Jefferson Cemetery in Winchester Ark. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m., Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service.

The family requests that all donations be sent to the Gideonís International P.O. Box 140800, Nashville Tenn. 37214-0800 and the Alzheimerís Association 6465 South Yale Avenue, Suite 312 Tulsa, Okla. 74136-7804.

Arrangements by Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service McGehee, Ark.

Online guestbook: www.griffinculpepper.com