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Carol Price

Carol Lee Price, age 86, of Arbovale, died Thursday, August 22, 2019, at her home, surrounded by her family, following a long illness.

Born in Newark, New Jersey, she was a daughter of the late Charles J. and Elizabeth “Betty” Lyon.

Carol was a member of St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church in Bartow. She was a former employee of Piedmont Airlines in Charleston, Capital Airlines in Washington, D.C., and West Palm Beach Airport in West Palm Beach, Florida. She worked in retail for many years and retired from West Virginia Parks and Recreation at Cass Scenic Railroad State Park.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Basil “Bud” Lyon; a sister, Patricia Hyland; and nephew, Rick Lyon.

She is survived by her husband, Harry B. Price; sons, Michael Smoot, of Charleston, and Paul, (Sandy), Smoot, of Iron Station, North Carolina; daughters, Anne, (Jeff), Zimmers, of Raleigh, North Carolina, Katherine, (Dale), Mobley, of Charleston, and Susan, (Kenney), Mullenax, of Arbovale; nephews, Rob Lyon, of Williamsburg, Virginia, and Johnny Gillenwater, of Charleston; nieces, Becky Landin, of Hurricane, and Janice Ranson, of Charleston; grandchildren, Kimberly Smoot, Sarah Mobley, Matthew Weber, Brittany Franz and Morgan Sevy; and five great-grandchildren.

Funeral service was held August 26 at St. Mark the Evangelist Church in Bartow with Father Arthur Bufogle Jr. officiating. Burial was in Arbovale Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church. Online condolences may be made at

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