OBITUARY

Hilda Price

January 17, 1940February 22, 2021

Hilda Price, age 81, of Wilson, North Carolina went home to be with the Lord on February 22, 2021 after several years of declining health. Hilda was a dedicated wife to Lawrence Eugene Price of 52 years and a loving mother to her son, Bill Price. Hilda worked and retired from Social Services of Wilson County, and spent most of her spare time volunteering and taking care of others. She was a loving and faithful member of St. Mary’s Free Will Baptist Church her entire life.

Hilda was proceeded in death by her father, William Tilghman Pittman and her mother, Annie Mae Pittman, both of Kenly, NC and her sister, Thelma Joyner.

Hilda is survived by her husband, Lawrence Eugene Price; her son, Bill Price and wife, Nikki, of Wilson; two grandsons, Kyle Price and wife, Andrea of Smithfield and Shane Price of Raleigh; two step-grandchildren, Parker Brantley and fiancé, Christian of Bunn, NC and Tanner Brantley of Pilot, NC; two great-grandchildren, Parker and Kaytlin, both of Smithfield, NC; and her sister, Joanne Murphy of Wilton, NC.

The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to her loving caregiver, Connie Stanley, her friend Jean Webb, the staff at DaVita of Wilson and the staff of Wilson Medical Center ICU.

A celebration of life will be held, Saturday, February 27, 2021, at 11:00 am, at Thomas-Yelverton Funeral Home, Wilson, NC, with the family receiving friends immediately following the service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in honor of Hilda to St. Mary’s Free Will Baptist Church, 8456 St. Mary’s Church Rd., Lucama, NC 27851.

Funeral services are under the direction of Thomas-Yelverton Funeral Home, Wilson, NC. Online condolences may be sent by visiting thomasyelverton.com.

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Lucille Langley TRENT

February 27, 2021

I am sorry to hear of the passing of Hilda. May God wrap his arms tightly around each family member during this difficult time.

( I am from the St Mary's community, our families were friends when I was growing up and we attended St Mary's Church. I am the daughter of Dixie and Frank Langley)

Lucille Sullivan

February 27, 2021

Hilda was a special friend to Elwood and myself a lovely and sweet lady and could sing beautiful......hugs and prayers to family.....

Sarah Packard

February 25, 2021

I worked with Hilda in the early 1980's at DSS. I remember her fondly as she was always so nice and so very kind to all. Prayers.

FAYE/ WALLACE POPE

February 25, 2021

SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOST SHE WAS A FRIEND TO ALL THAT MEET HER GOD BLESS ALL THE FAMILY.