Dr. Frances Price

Augusta, GA – Dr. Frances Fogle Price, 91, wife of 43 years to the late Elmer H. Price , entered into rest Saturday, May 21, 2016 at Doctor’s Hospital.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 3:00 P.M., in St. Joseph Catholic Church with Fr. Mark Van Alstine officiating. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park.

Pallbearers will be her grandsons George C. Croft, Jr., Marlin Scarboro, Benjamin McDade, Daniel McDade, Shane Pritchard, James Ray, Lee Rimmer and Jason Rimmer.

She was born in Augusta to the late Michael E. Fogle, Sr., and Willie Mae Rawls. She received her under graduate degree from Augusta College. Her Masters and PhD from the University of Georgia, specializing in Gerontology. Dr. Price was a clinical Psychologist with the VAH Medical Center, Augusta, GA. She had served on the St. Joseph Hospital Board of Directors and the Silver-Haired Legislature and was instrumental in the establishment of the Council on Aging. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. The family said as the loving matricarch and center of our family, she will be truly missed.

She was preceded in death by her children, Janice M. Croft, Albert “Sandy” McDade and W. David Ray and grandchildren Crystele Milligan, William H. Ray and Christopher Croft.

Survivors include her daughters, Rebecca Ray of Allendale, SC and Laurie Rimmer and her husband Jay of Hephzibah; son-in-law George Croft and daughter-in-law Patricia Bond; 12 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren and 17 great great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M., at the funeral home.

Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors 2502 Richmond Hill Rd., Augusta, Georgia 30906.

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2 responses to “Dr. Frances Price”

  1. I was very fond of Fran and so enjoyed her and her company. She was an amazing person and I will miss her dearly. My prayers are with her dearest family and friends.

  2. Please accept our prayers and thoughts to your family during this difficult time.

    The Service Plus Automotive Staff

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