Ruth  Prince

Ruth Prince


March 4, 1923 – February 5, 2013

WENDELL – Wilma Ruth Price Prince, 89, died Tuesday.  She was born in Johnston County to the late William Frank and Aldonia Hall Price.  She worked for Belk and owned Merle Norman Cosmetics in Zebulon for many years.   She was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Dewey L. Prince and brother, Otha Price.

She is survived by her sons, Mike Prince (Edith) of Wendell, Milton Prince (Sandra) of Belhaven, sister, Jean Prince of Apex, 4 grandchildren, and many great grandchildren.

The family wants to give a special thank you to the staff of Wellington in Knightdale for their tender care.  You were Ruth’s extended family.

In lieu of flowers memorials are requested to Hospice of Wake County.

Funeral service 2 pm, Friday, Strickland Funeral Home Chapel, 211 W. Third St., Wendell with visitation from 12:30 – 1:45 pm, at the funeral home, prior to the service.  Interment, Montlawn Memorial Park.

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