Mary Sue “Susie” Price, 91, of Troy, MO passed away on Thursday, Sept 3, 2020 at her home. She was born on July 25, 1929 to Owen and Kathleen (Hall) Turnbull and grew up with her sister, Kathy (Turnbull) Cannon in Troy. After graduating from Buchanan High School, she attended Christian College (now Columbia College) in Columbia, MO earning her Associate’s Degree in Business. Upon her return to Troy she worked as a bookkeeper for her father, Owen, and uncle, Eldon Turnbull, at Turnbull Motors. She married her husband ,Ray Price, on April 25, 1953 in Gurnee, IL. To this union were born three children: Sue, Jim, and Mary. Ray and Susie made their lifelong home in Troy. Susie was a nurturing mother to her children and devoted wife to her husband. Whatever Ray was interested in, Susie often took an interest in as well. When Ray took over the family automobile dealership, Susie became the bookkeeper for Ray Price Ford. Being a member of Church of Christ in Troy was very important to her and she helped whenever needed. She enjoyed doing genealogy research with her family, often taking trips to Columbia, Illinois, and Tennessee with Ray. Susie also belonged to several ladies clubs and enjoyed visiting with friends. She was a gracious, humble, woman whose family was paramount in her life; dearly cherishing every one of them.
She is survived by her children: Sue Price Evans and partner Andy Cole, Jim Price and wife Kathy (Crouch), and Mary Price. As well as Susie’s grandchildren: Sarah (Evans) LeBrun and husband Joseph, Lauren (Price) McCrory and husband Matt, Mason Price and wife Megan Stanek, Caitlin Price and fiancé Jullian Harrison, Mallory Price and fiancé Andy Hamel, Myles Kistler and wife Ashley. Also surviving is one sister-in-law Nina (Price) Wilmore as well as one brother-in-law Harold Cannon and his family. In addition are close friends of the family Toni (Price) Hooten and Gerald, Jim Kerley, and Mary Irene Bergfeld as well as many beloved great grandchildren, nephews, nieces, and friends.
Susie was preceded in death by her parents, husband Ray, son Don Price, and sister Kathy.
Visitation scheduled from 5:30-8pm on Wednesday, Sept 9, 2020 at McCoy-Blossom Funeral Home and Crematorium 1304 Boone St Troy, MO. There was an additional visitation from 10-11am on Sept. 10, 2020 at Church of Christ, 887 Old Moscow Rd, Troy, MO.
Funeral service scheduled at 11am on Thursday Sept 10, 2020 at Church of Christ, 887 Old Moscow Rd, Troy, MO. Mr. Glenn Harke officiated. Interment followed in Troy City Cemetery, Troy, MO. Memorials may be made to LCCOA or Buddy Bags. Friends and family are invited to sign our on-line guest register at mccoyblossomfh.com.