Robert Howard Price

March 15, 1946 - March 14, 2020
Robert Howard Price

Robert Howard Price, age 73, of Mt. Vernon, Missouri, passed away at 3:25 p.m. on Saturday, March 14, 2020, at the Mercy Hospital in Springfield, Missouri. He was born March 15, 1946, in Bibb County, Alabama, the son of Burtis and Mary Elizabeth (Wilson) Price.

Robert was a United States Army Veteran and a retired plumber and minister. He was a member of the God’s Church for all in Monett, Missouri.

On October 14, 1968, he married Ilona Silvia, in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Robert is survived by his wife of 51 years, Ilona; three sons, Robert Price, Jr. and his wife, Ali, of Monett, Missouri, Larry Price and his wife, Sara, of Republic, Missouri and Troy Price of Miller, Missouri; four daughters, Theresa Brock and her husband, Brian, of Republic, Cynthia Thomas of Monett, Mary Goodwin and her husband, Kevin, of Springfield, Missouri and Deborah Morgan and her husband, Alan, of Aurora, Missouri; two sisters, Margie Pearson of Villa Rica, Georgia and Ann Pearson of Douglasville, Georgia; one brother, Buddy Price and 22 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Burtis and Mary, son, Steven Price, three brothers, Tommy, Walter and James Price and three sisters, Sue Cochran, Eloise Blair and Ruth.

A visitation, under the direction of the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon, Missouri, will be held from 2:00-3:00 p.m. on Friday, March 20, 2020, at the God’s Church for all in Monett, with a funeral service to follow at 3:00 p.m. Burial will be at the Miller Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Miller.

Memorial donations may be made payable to the American Cancer Society, in care of the funeral home.

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