Della Price
By Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home Bonham
Jul 29, 2020
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Bonham, Texas - Della Mae Price, 77, of Bonham, Texas joined our Heavenly Father on Monday, July 27, 2020 while at Seven Oaks Nursing Center in Bonham, Texas.  We heard a voice from heaven saying blessed are the dead which die in the Lord from henceforth (Rev 14:13).

Due to covid-19 there will be no in-service memorial - a virtual memorial and guestbook can be signed and viewed at  Della’s earthly body will be cremated, and her ashes will be buried with her husband Harold Dean when his appointed time arrives.

Della Mae (Riley) Price was born in Nazareth, TX on November 5, 1942 to Samuel Elmer and Ira Thomas. She married Harold Dean Price on Feb. 22nd, 1964 in Dallas, TX. Della had 9 brothers and sisters, 5 of whom were raised at Boles Home where Della loved singing with the Bel Canto Singers A Cappella Chorus.  David Riley is the last surviving sibling of Della.  She served Christ faithfully at Boles Home and most recently at Midway Church of Christ. Della was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend. 

She is survived by husband Harold Price; sons Jon (and Kathy), Clint (and Angelia), and Jason (and Laurie); and many grandchildren including: Ashley, Amberly, Josh, Delisha, Morgan, Sarah, Samuel, Andrew, Mary, William, and Lilli; and great-grandchildren:  Jonathan, Lydia, Thomas, Jack Walker, Elijah, Della Mae and others too numerous to mention!.

If asked to sum up Della's life in a few words we would say: She relished in depriving herself so that others could have.  In that spirit the family asks that In lieu of flowers please consider donating to the Alzheimer’s Association ( or the dementia research organization of your choice.

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