Price, Effie Worley (2008)

Obituary of Effie Worley Price ~ 2008

Transcribed by Joseph Cook

Mrs. Effie Worley Price, age 94 of Marion passed away Tuesday August 19, 2008 at Autumn Care of Marion. Mrs. Price was born in Madison County on May 19, 1914 and was a daughter of the late Crawford and Emma Roberts Worley. She married Floyd Joseph Price in 1938 and moved to Marion in 1946. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a brother Dewey Worley Sr. and two infant brothers. Effie was an avid gardener, quilter and all around crafter. She was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church, the Senior Center and the Quilters Guild of Marion. Effie was loved by all who knew her and will be greatly missed.

Mrs. Price is survived by a daughter Evon Price Finley and husband Mickey Finley of Marion; a son Benny Price and wife Sylvia Lytle Price of Laurens, S.C.; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; as well as many other family and friends.

A funeral service was held Friday August 22, 2008 at 3 p.m. in Westmoreland Chapel with Rev. Ronnie Gentry officiating. The family received friends one hour prior to the service from 2 to 3 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment was in McDowell Memorial Park. An online register is available under OBITUARIES at

The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday August 27, 2008 Volume 14 # 34