Helen Bates Price

January 7, 1932 – February 25, 2014

PRICE heleNIn loving memory of, Helen Bates Price, who was born on January 7, 1932 in Sulphur, Oklahoma; she passed away February 25, 2014. Helen met her husband Roger “Jack” Price in Sulphur, Oklahoma. They were married in 1952, and they moved to the west Edmond area in 1953. She retired as a payroll clerk from Bradford Village Nursing Home.

Helen enjoyed crocheting, reading and gardening. She and her husband were members of Central Sam’s Campers Club where they made a lot of friends and traveled to many places. Helen is survived by one son, Roger Price, 3 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren and many more nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her husband Jack Price, her parents Cleo and John Bates, and siblings; Dwain Bates, Lois Ann Shelton, and Barbara Hicks. She was loved by many. A celebration of her life will be 10:00am, Tuesday March 4, 2014 at Matthews Funeral Home Chapel.

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  1. I’m sorry for your loss. Nothing can really fully prepare us for the loss of a loved one. Whatever the case, the pain of death cannot be eluded, and its finality can be devastating. I’d like to share a few bible texts that have helped me with coping with the loss of a loved one. Isaiah 25:8,9 reads: “He will actually swallow up death forever, and the Sovereign Lord will certainly wipe the tears from all faces….And in that day one will certainly say: Look! This is our god. We have hoped in him, and he will save us. this is the LORD . we have hoped in him. Let us be joyful and rejoice the salvation by him”. Furthermore, Revelation 21:4 reads: “He will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more”. Some ask: “If a man dies, can he live again?” “When will the dead arise?” Did you know that Daniel 12;2 reads: “Many of those asleep in the dust of the earth will wake up”. I hope these scriptures have given you some comfort and my condolences again.

  2. I just came upon this and I am so sorry to read that my aunt passed away. I am sorry for your loss. May God in all His wisdom bless our family and bring us together.

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