Carolyn Price, 77, of Wilmington, NC, passed away Thursday, December 3, 2009 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.
Carolyn was born July 22, 1932 in Goldsboro, NC, and was the daughter of the late Thomas Lloyd and Lela Gertrude Sutton. Mrs. Price graduated from Goldsboro High School, Goldsboro, NC in 1950. A full-time homemaker and loving mother, she enjoyed spending time with her family.
Carolyn is survived by her loving husband of 47 years James “Jim” Price of Wilmington, two sons, Keith Price wife Jennifer Price, and Mike Price of Wilmington. Two daughters, Joan Payne of Wilmington, Linda Schloemp husband Michael Schloemp of Greenville, NC, and the late Margaret Ann Plunkett husband Butch Plunkett of Wilmington. Six grandchildren, Wayne Rouse wife Sheila, Nicholas Suggs, Christopher Price, Melin DeVane husband Duane, Patrick Plunkett and Michelle Casha. Five great-grandchildren, Josh Rouse, Megan Casha, Aaron Roberts, LeeAnn DeVane and Adam DeVane. She was also survived by her brothers, Cleo Sutton wife Louise, Cloyce Sutton wife Lorraine, Denny Sutton wife Linda, and the late T.O. Sutton wife Ann, and sisters Mamie Ruth Burnett husband Buddy, and the late Evelyn Sutton.
Carolyn was a long time member of Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church, member of the United Methodist Women, member of Wesley Fellowship Sunday School class and a member of the church choir. She was also a member of the Stanton-King Circle.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, December 5, 2009 from 1 pm to 2:30 pm at the Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church gathering hall. Funeral services will follow at 2:30 pm. Interment Oleander Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to United Methodist Women, Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church, 1401 South College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403, in memory of Carolyn Price.
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