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Funeral Service

The Kennedy Mortuary Chapel
Thursday December 29th, 2022

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Graveside Service

McDowell Memorial Park
Thursday December 29th, 2022

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Bennie Dewey Price

Bennie Dewey Price




Bennie Dewey Price, age 83, of Laurens, and husband of Sylvia Lytle Price, passed away on Monday, December 26, 2022, at his home.


Born in Madison County, NC, he was the son of the late Floyd Joseph and Effie Mae Worley Price. Bennie was a member of Chestnut Ridge Baptist Church. He retired from A & P Grocery Store and in retirement worked for Merita Bread and Frito-Lay. Bennie loved fishing and Nascar Racing.


In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughter, Debbie Simpson (Steve) of Laurens; grandchildren, Randy Price, Jr. (Karrie), Davis Simpson, and Sara Price; great-grandchild, Clayton; and step great- grandchildren, Dylan and Chase.


In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a son, Randy Scott Price; a sister, Evon Finley; and a grandson, Nick Price.


Funeral services will be held at 10:00AM on Thursday, December 29, 2022, at The Kennedy Mortuary Chapel conducted by Rev. Alex D. Henderson. The family will receive friends at the mortuary after the service.


Graveside services will be held at 2:00PM on Thursday at McDowell Memorial Park in Marion, NC.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or the family requests that you spend some time with a shut in or take them a meal in memory of Mr. Price.


Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.thekennedymortuary.com.


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A candle was lit in memory of Bennie Price

Jill Wrobel Jan 2 2023 5:35 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Bennie Price

Emily Starnes Dec 29 2022 12:31 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Bennie Price

Karen Westall Hall Dec 28 2022 9:34 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Bennie Price

Karen Hall Dec 28 2022 9:32 PM

Bennie and Sylvia were always an awesome couple. I have always admired them both. Please know our hearts and prayers are with you and your family at this time. Love you

MyrtlePennington Dec 28 2022 3:54 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Bennie Price

Myrna Quinton Dec 27 2022 9:37 PM

Debbie, I am sad to hear of the passing of your dad. I will keep you in my prayers and thoughts, You continue to be a very special friend in my life..

Marj Craig Dec 27 2022 8:00 PM

My deepest condolences to Sylvia, Debbie and the Price family! Keeping you and your family in my prayers! He always tolerated us as kids, He was a very kind warm hearted human being. Rest in peace Mr.Price

Freddie Bagwell Dec 27 2022 8:00 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Bennie Price

Catherine R Holder Dec 27 2022 6:04 PM

I am so sorry for your loss. Bennie was a good man.

Sandra Laws Dec 27 2022 4:59 PM

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