Betty J. Price

August 22, 1926May 2, 2014

Betty Jean Bowden Price, born August 22, 1926 left this earth 0n May 2, 2014 after a long illness. She was a lifelong resident of Mandarin where she attended St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. She was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Henry Lester “Buck” Price. Betty is survived by her 5 children, Karla Brackey (Carling), Mark Price, Janis Price (John “Charlie), Mary Griffis (Allen) & Dawn Phillips (Gregory); 8 grandchildren, Brooke Grondzik, Jessie Hillard, Lauren, Carrie, & Kenneth Price, Sarah, & Ryan Griffis and Joshua Phillips; Great-grandchildren, Cooper, Cason & Tucker Hillard, Brae & Brackey Grondzik, Erin Griffis, Seth Phillips, and caregiver, Sandra Hubbard. Betty was a loving mother, Nana Banana, great-grandmother and friend. She will be greatly missed by all. Visitation with family and friends will be held from 3-5 pm (TODAY) Monday, May 5, 2014 at Hardage-Giddens Funeral Home of Mandarin. Mass will be celebrated 10 am Tuesday May 6th at St. Joseph’s Historic Catholic Church, 4214 Loretto Road. Interment will follow in Mandarin Cemetery. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Hardage-Giddens Funeral Home of Mandarin, 11801 San Jose Blvd. Jacksonville, FL 32223. (904) 288-0025.


  • Visitation Monday, May 5, 2014
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Betty J. Price

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May 7, 2014

I am so sorry for your loss I know she is in a better place, I can see her and my Mom sitting in the house and talking for hours, "Gabby" 1 and "Gabby" 2 as the Rahn's loving called them are having a fine time. Love to all the Prices, my prayers are with you Missy Rahn Garner

Donna Rouse (Hartley)

May 5, 2014

So sorry to hear about Aunt Betty's passing. I am thinking of you all and praying for your comfort. Gods peace and blessings to each of you!

Amy Kesby

May 5, 2014

To all the price family, I am soo sorry for your loss. Betty was a joy and had the most beautiful laugh that I really loved. Thank you for letting me care for her these last months of her life. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

James 4:8

May 5, 2014

Draw close to God and he will draw close to you.

May 5, 2014

With Heartfelt Sympathy from The Barkoskie Family.

Vaughn Ortagus

May 5, 2014

Karla, Mark & family......My deepest sympathies on the passing of your mother.

May 5, 2014

Our love and sympathy to you all in your loss. Betty was a special person who will be missed by many but none as great as her family. Thoughts and prayers from Billy and Gloria Smith.

May 4, 2014

To all the Price Family membesr: I was sorry to hear about your loss today. My heart and prayers go out to you all. May Betty rest in peace and join Buck in her life after. And please know that my prayers are with you all. I know that she will be greatly missed. God Bless you all. Bonnie (Price) McCarty and Wayne

Emily Are llano

May 4, 2014

We. So very sorry for your loss. Our prayers for all of you. Emily, Mario, and Amy