Barbara Ann "Barb" (Johns) Price
Residence: Monticello, Indiana
Died: Friday, June 05, 2015
Location: 5:05 p.m., at the Manatee Memorial Hospital in Bradenton, Florida
 
 
Age: 77
Date of Birth: Monday, January 17, 1938
Birth place: White County, Indiana
 
 
Father: Keith Casey Johns  
Mother: Jane ( Sylvester ) Gresham  
Marital Status: Widowed
Resided in: Barb had lived in Carroll and White County, Indiana, all her life, before moving to Bradenton, Florida in 2006.
Funeral Date: Saturday, June 13, 2015
Funeral Location: 10:30 a.m., Saturday, June 13, 2015, Celebration of Life Service at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Clergy: Pastor Dwight Johns
Burial will take place: I.O.O.F. Riverview Cemetery in rural Monticello, Indiana.
Visitation will be: 4:00 to 8:00 p.m., Friday, June 12, 2015, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Biographical Information: Barbara was raised by her Great Aunt and Uncle since she was twenty-six (26) months old. She was a 1956 graduate of the Roosevelt High School in Monticello, Indiana. Barb had worked in restaurants, factories, and sold House of Lloyd Toys and Gifts for twelve (12) years. She worked her way to District Manager and won trips to Hawaii, Rio De Janeiro, and two (2) cruises. Barb was also a paper carrier for the Lafayette Journal and Courier in White County for ten (10) years. She was well known for the love of her family and friends. Barb was also well known for her pies, carrot cakes, fudge and candies she made and gave out at Christmas and many other occasions. She loved to crochet baby blankets and pillows. She loved to play bingo, slot machines and play the lottery. In her younger years she loved her ponies and horses; rode in lots of parades and did several horse shows. Barb was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary since 1985 and the Women of the Moose since 1995, both of Monticello, Indiana.
Special Services:
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the wishes of the donor. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Marriage Information: On May 25, 1983, in Las Vegas, Nevada, she married Elmer H. Price. He passed away on Tuesday, March 5, 2013.
Survivors include:
Daughters,
Theresa (husband Bill) McDill of Dayton, Indiana,
Lorrie (husband Doug) Mohler of Delphi, Indiana,
Cheryl (husband Dick) Nance of Logansport, Indiana, and
Robin(companion Dave Reisinger) Dunbar of Monticello, Indiana;

Step - Sons,
Roger Allen Price,
Randy Lee (wife Terry) Price, and
Rick Neil (wife Terri) Price, all of Monticello, Indiana;

Grandchildren,
Lisa (husband Eric) Stanley of Sharpsburg, Georgia,
Jeremy (wife Kristyn) Hasbargen of Atlanta, Georgia,
Angie (husband Chad) Armstrong of Delphi, Indiana,
April (husband Matt) Arthur of Delphi, Indiana,
Ashley Brown of Delphi, Indiana,
J.D. (wife Amanda) Dunbar of Burnettsville, Indiana,
Kelsey Scheller, of Monticello, Indiana,
Cassie Schneider of Monticello, Indiana,
Kayla Wallace of Logansport, Indiana,
Katie (husband Sam) Martin of Logansport, Indiana, and
Aaron (wife Andrea) Purcell of Medaryville,Indiana;

Twenty - Six (26) Great Grandchildren;

Step - Grandchildren,
Jason (wife Elizabeth) Price of Lafayette, Indiana,
Kylie Price of Muncie, Indiana, and
Austin Price of Monticello, Indiana;

Step - Great Grandson,
Devin L. Hines of Muncie, Indiana;

Brother,
Charles "Dick" Johns of Bradenton, Florida;

Half - Siblings,
Danny (wife Beverly) Johns of Bradenton, Florida,
Connie Keplinger,
Anita (husband Tom) Hayden both of Logansport, Indiana,
Shirley Bennett of Slidell, Louisiana, and
Debbie Richmond of Idaville, Indiana;

Step - Mother,
Mildred "Micki" Johns of Logansport, Indiana

Several Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nephews, and Cousins.
Preceded in Death:
Birth Parents,
Keith Casey and Jane (Sylvester) Gresham;

Raising Parents,
Wilbur "Papa" & Florence "Mama" Gates;

Husband,
Elmer H. Price;

Grandson,
Kenneth K. McAninch of Logansport, Indiana;

Sister,
Linda West;

Brother,
Jerry Johns;

Half-Brother,
Donnie Johns;

Half-Sister,
Shirley Huse;

First Husband (Childrens Father),
Jim Richardson.
Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 ( 574 ) 583 - 8488.