Doris Creech Price
January 20, 1929 – September 20, 2023
ZEBULON- Doris Creech Price of Zebulon, NC passed away Wednesday, September 20, 2023 at 94 years of age. Doris was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Luther Price. Doris was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend. She enjoyed a full and active life, always eager to travel and frequently visited the NC coast, mountains and Kerr Lake. She also enjoyed loving on all her grandchildren, working in her flowers, fishing and cooking, especially biscuits, banana pudding and sliced sweet potato pie. Doris was a life-long member of Union Chapel Baptist Church and wholeheartedly loved the Lord. She was affectionately known as Mama Doris by her family and will be remembered for her affection, kindness and joy.
Funeral service will be on Saturday, September 23, 2023 at Union Chapel Baptist Church in Zebulon, with a visitation from 12:00pm to 1:00pm prior to service. Burial to follow in the church cemetery.
She is survived by her sons Thurston (Shirley), Danny (Sandra) and Nelson (Elisa) Price; grandchildren Tim Price (Traci), Joey Price (Liz, fiancé) and Sandy Register (Tom), Jamey Price (Michelle), Emily Massey (Neil), Bethany Broadwell (Scott) and Kristen Pate (Dale); great-grandchildren Sam, Brody, Tyson, Barrett & Nora Price, Blake & Tucker Jones, Davis, Austin & John Broadwell and Lucas & Ava Pate; step great-grandchildren Renee Skinner (Jonathan), Michael & Madison Horton and Chloe Massey; two brothers, Lelon (Penny) Creech & wife Julia and Grady Creech & wife Linda and many special nieces and nephews; and special friend and companion, Leo Alford.
For most of 2023, Doris was a resident at Zebulon Rehabilitation Center where she made many friends. The family would like to say a special thank you to the entire staff for their loving care and kindness.
Flowers accepted or contributions can be made to Union Chapel Baptist Church.
Arrangements are handled by Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third St., Wendell, NC 27591. www.stricklandfuneral.com