Funeral services for Cecil Price, 78, of Madisonville, were held Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, at Madisonville Funeral Home in Madisonville. Interment followed in Willowhole Cemetery in North Zulch. Brad Brock officiated the service.
Cecil Price was born April 7, 1940, in Henderson, to Charles P. and Maudie (Wyatt) Price. He worked as a mechanic on heavy machinery and did maintenance work, as well as pipeline and road work.
Cecil loved working in the yard and always had an abundant vegetable garden every year. He was married to his wife, Jean McMahan, for 44 years before her passing. Cecil had been a resident of Madisonville for the past 57 years. He passed away Feb. 18, 2019, in Bryan. He was a long-time resident of Madisonville.
Cecil was preceded in death by both of his parents; his wife, Jean McMahan; his brothers, Walter, Noah, Trammel, Arthur and Clyde; and his sister, Betty Lou. He is survived by a son, Charles Bruce Price of Onalaska; a daughter, Cecelia and husband, Charlie Burgaleta of Madisonville; a brother, Delbert Price of Ben Wheeler; a sister, Hazelene Price of Ben Wheeler; and his grandchildren, Alexander Price and wife, Haley and Zachary Price.
Arrangements were under the direction of Madisonville Funeral Home in Madisonville. www.madisonvillefuneralhome.com.