Ralph Bud Price Jr.


Ralph Bud Price Jr., age 75, a lifelong resident of Elberta, Alabama, passed away on Friday, Aug. 17, 2018 at his residence.

Mr. Price retired as a forest ranger from the Alabama Forestry Department after serving 26 years and was certified as a state trooper. He also served in the Alabama National Guard.

After retirement, he opened Dogwood Mobile Home Park in 1991. Mr. Price was an avid shrimper and fisherman.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Samantha Starr; brothers and sisters, Howard and Alfred Price, Eugene, Albert, Rose, Cleta and Robert Millines.

Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Andra Price; one daughter, Lisa Price Smith; one son, Christopher Warren (Tracey) Price; one sister, Lori (Nelson) Leitermann, all of Elberta, Alabama; seven grandchildren, Dillion and Morgan Price, Harley and Logan Starr, Kaylin, Colby and Kyle Smith; one great-grandson, Samuel Cole Starr; many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018 at 2 p.m. at the chapel of Wolfe Bayview Funeral Home, Foley.

The family will receive friends on Thursday at the funeral home from 1 p.m. until time of service.

Interment will follow in Elberta Public Cemetery.

Arrangements by Wolfe-Bayview Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., 2551 S. McKenzie St., Foley, AL 36535, 251-943-2391, www.wolfefuneralhomes.com.