Dr. Rita Carole Price, 71, Cynthiana, died Friday, June 21, 2013, at the Hospice Care Center at St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington.
She was born in Harrison County, April 11, 1942, to the late James R. and Lillian Wilson Price and was preceded in death by a brother, Dr. James W. Price.
She was a retired teacher and a member of Claysville Christian Church. She was a member of the Kentucky Retired Teachers Association, Delta Kappa Gamma and Harrison County Homemakers, was a 1960 graduate of Harrison County High School, received her Masters Degree at Illinois Institute of Technology in 1971 and her Doctorate Degree in Education at the University of Kentucky in 1983.
Survivors include: a brother, Steven (Patricia) Price, Georgetown; a sister-in-law, Laura Stuetzer, St. Louis; and two nieces, Heather (Bryan) Pennington and Rebecca Carole Price.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, June 26 at Ware Funeral Home by Kevin Madison. Burial was in Battle Grove Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Claysville Christian Church or Hospice of the Bluegrass.www.warefuneralhome.com