Obituary for Monte Price
Monte Lee Price, 39 year old Jay, OK resident passed away on Sunday, July 29, 2012.
Monte was born on January 27, 1973 in Claremore, OK to Dorothy Summerfield Price and Danny Price. He was baptized in the Jay Tsa La Gi United Methodist Church. Monte was a 1991 graduate of Jay High School and was All State in football in 1990. Monte was an outstanding athlete and excelled in football and track in Jay, OK, and Albuquerque, NM He was currently enrolled at OU, where he was finishing his Bachelors Degree. Monte worked as Information Technology Systems Administrator for TAMKO Building Products in Joplin, Missouri. He loved being outdoors. Monte enjoyed hunting deer, gigging, fishing, boating and golf. Monte also enjoyed watching his daughter Chloe play basketball and run cross country.
Monte is survived by his daughter Chloe Price of Jay, OK; his mother Dorothy Summerfield of Jay, OK, his father Danny Price and wife Sandy of Jay, OK; his brother, Jay J Price of Adair, OK; his sister Raven Matlock and husband Will of Jay, OK; his paternal grandmother Melba Price of Jay, OK; three uncles Brad Price and wife Sandi of Jay, OK, Roger Simmons and wife Janey of Sallisaw, OK, and Eddie “Sunny” Summerfield and wife Alice of Muskogee, OK; his aunt Anita Smith and husband Stanley of Tahlequah, OK;
Monte is also survived by one great aunt, Annie Mae O’Field; and nine cousins Levi Price, Meghan Hamby, Brian Smith, Adrienne Smith, Jana Smith, Gretchen Summerfield-Newman, Beau Simmons, Matt Simmons and Joseph Simmons.
Monte is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents Ed Summerfield and Mary Helen Summerfield and paternal grandfather Sammy Price
Funeral services will be held at Mt. Hermon Church in Jay, OK at 1:30 pm on Friday, August 3, 2012. Interment to follow at Duffield Cemetery in Jay, OK.
A wake service will be held at Worley Luginbuel Funeral Home in Jay, OK from 7:00 – 9:00 on Thursday, August 2, 2012.
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Services are under the direction of Worley-Luginbuel Funeral Home, Jay, Oklahoma