Peacock, Newnam & White Funeral and Cremation Service

1411 North Howe Street, Southport, NC


Loretta Sellers Price

August 30, 1930November 29, 2019

Loretta Mae Sellers Price of Southport, NC passed away peacefully on November 29, 2019 in Shallotte, North Carolina and went to be with her Lord and Savior at the age of 89. Loretta was born in Winnabow, NC to Jim Sellers and Delta Mintz Sellers on August 30, 1930. She had worked for many years at Burns Security. Mrs. Loretta was a long-time member of Bethel Baptist Church, and loved her church family.

Mrs. Loretta was proceeded in death by her parents Jim and Delta Sellers, husband John Dawson Price, siblings, Virgina Sellers, Katie Riddle, Houston Sellers, Thaxton Sellers, Anita Padgett, and Letha Rabon, a son Dennis Price, a daughter-in-law Kay Price, a granddaughter Cynthia Shatterly and a grandson Randall Price.

She is survived by a daughter, Beverly Shatterly (Orin); two sons, Larry Price (Dena) and Michael Price; a daughter-in-law Teresa Padgett Price; a brother Elmer Price; a sister Oretha Sonderman; 14 grandchildren, Christopher Shatterly, Cheryl Shatterly, Kelly Partyka, Angie Booher, Angie Sasser, Dennis Price Jr, James Mitchell Price, Courtney Sorensen, Samantha Price, David Price, Christina Price, Jesse Price, Tommy Bounds, and Rita Sullivan; 17 great-grandchildren, Dylan Partyka, Nelson Booher, Lilly Pruitt, Austin Sasser, Justin Sasser, Evelyn Sasser, Carmen Price, John Russell, Sorensen, Kade Dobson, Seth Dobson, Noah Price, Kyle Price, McKenzie Price, Justin Price, Colby Wells, Steven Sullivan, and Cayden Sullivan; and three great-great-grandchildren, Kai Partyka, Avianna Sasser and Colton Jones.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm, Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at Bethel Baptist Church in Southport. Burial will follow in the Bethel Baptist Cemetery, on Bethel Road in Southport. The family will have visitation from 7:00 to 9:00 pm on Monday, December 2nd at Peacock - Newnam & White Funeral Home in Southport.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Bethel Baptist Church, WMU, 1628 N Howe St, Southport, NC 28461.

Online condolences may be made at www.peacocknewnamwhite.com.

Peacock - Newnam & White Funeral and Cremation Service, Southport, North Carolina.



  • Visitation Monday, December 2, 2019
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, December 3, 2019


  • Burial


Loretta Sellers Price

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Paula Lewis

December 2, 2019

Loretta was a wonderful person to everyone she knew. She had a beautiful heart and I will always feel blessed to have had her in my life. this photo is one of my favorites of her and Justin.

Tiara Bell

November 29, 2019

The first time she got to meet her great great grandson was filled with hugs, laughs, and full hearts.