Mabel Ruth Price

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    (February 27, 1923 - February 22, 1990) She was born in Rogersville, Tennessee. As a child she lived in Detroit, Michigan. The Depression forced the family to return to Hawkins County, Tennessee where she attended Lake View School in 1936. Eventually she and her family moved to the area of Kingsport, Tennessee. Even though she was only 5'2" tall, she was considered an excellent basketball player at Blountville, Tennessee High School, sporting a four year letter jacket enscribed "Speedy". She later did secretarial work for architects, then for a High School and later for the contractor Patch and Zimmerman at the Holston Defense Plant in Kingsport, Tennessee. She is buried at East Lawn Cemetery in Kingsport.

Siblings and their Children

1)Richard Lee Price: (December ?, 1923 - January 24, 2010)Richard served during World War II in the 3rd Armored Division, a spearhead into Germany just after the Normandy invasion. He was wounded at Stolberg Germany. After his rehabilitation he worked for the Ford Motor Company until his retirement. Marriage: Catherine Thompson (???? - ????).
1)Joy Price (???? - ????) Marriage: ???
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2)Matthew??? (born ????)
1)Libby Price (???? - ????) Marriage: ???
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Children and their Children

1)Paul Edward Buchanan Jr.: Born April 12, 1945. After graduating from the University of Tennessee, Ed joined the United States Air Force and served in Viet Nam, Europe, and the Pentagon. He retired with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. With a second 20-year career in civilian life, he helped grow the corporation Stanley Associates, Inc. from 16 to over 4,000 employees and retired as a Vice President in 2008. Marriage: Betty Jo Reed of Nickelsville, Virginia.
1)Scott Buchanan (Born March 4, 1980) Scott attended and graduated from the Merchant Marine Academy but joined the United States Air Force instead. He is now an officer serving in Crete. Marriage: Brittany Wallinger (Born December 29, 1980)
1)Garity Buchanan: (Born October 10, 2006)
2)Brady Buchanan: (Born June 10, 2008)


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