Anne Price, beloved wife, mother, journalist and community activist passed away peacefully at the age of 91 on Wednesday, March 5, 2014. She was wearing Mardi Gras beads and joyfully visiting with her family at the time of her death. She died as she lived, with grace, beauty and revelry for life. She never officially retired from her nearly 70 year career at The Advocate because she is one of a select group of people that truly loved her life's work. This is evident in the tremendous impact she made on the Baton Rouge community. She will be greatly missed. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin W. Price Jr. She is survived by her five sons, Edwin W. "Ted" Price III and wife Cheryl, Geoff Price and wife Keren, John Price and wife Paulia, Evan Price, Richard Price and wife Georgine; a daughter, Carolyn Price Neyland and husband Mark; 12 grandchildren, Jane Price, Anne Price and husband Ryan Kim, Susan Price, David Price, Kristen Price Moore and husband Keith, Halley Price Kelley and husband Ian, Ben Price and wife Mallory, Jess Price Heid and husband JJ, Nick Price, Ashley Neyland, Lance Neyland and Bradley Neyland; and four great-grandsons, John, Charlie, Nathan and Austin. Visitation will be held at Rabenhorst Funeral Home, 825 Government St., on Saturday, March 8, from 2 p.m. until services at 4 p.m. officiated by the Rev. Carol Civils. Interment will be private under the direction of Rabenhorst Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to
, Ed and Anne Price Professorship through the LSU Foundation at www.lsufoundation.org/memorials, or the
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Rabenhorst Funeral Homes Downtown
825 Government Street Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Published in TheAdvocate.com from Mar. 6 to Mar. 8, 2014