|Mary Harriet Price Elkins|
|Death: ||Oct. 28, 2006|
Mary Harriet Price Elkins, left this life Saturday evening, October 28, 2006, after a long battle with cancer.
She accepted Christ as her Savior at the age of 8 and joined Choptack Baptist Church and presently attended East Rogersville Baptist Church.
Harriet graduated from Carson Newman College with a B. S. Degree in Education. She also furthered her education at E.T.S.U. and completed her studies receiving her Masters Degree in Education.
She retired from Hawkins County Board of Education following 34 years of teaching first and fourth grades at Hawkins County Elementary School and Joseph Rogers Primary School. She was a member of NEA, TEA and Hawkins County Retired Teachers Association. Also, a member of Delta Capa Gamma National Honorary Society for Teachers. She enjoyed singing, playing the piano and Gospel music.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Troy and Anna Lou Carpenter Price; brother, Silas "Bud" Price; and an infant son.
She is survived by daughter, Elaine Riley and husband Torrence; two grandchildren, Tyler Riley, Ella Grace Riley of Murfreesboro, TN; sister, Reba Trent and husband Curtis of Rogersville; two brothers, Jack K. Price and wife Phyllis of Rogersville, Troy E. Price and wife Angela of Murfreesboro, TN; several nieces and nephews; also numerous special friends, teachers, and college schoolmates, along with her very special church family.
Choptack Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: steven sizemore
Record added: Feb 02, 2008
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