Joyce Jean Allen Price, age 89, of Vernal, passed away on August 26, 2020 the Vernal Beehive Home five days after her 89th Birthday. She was born to Benjamin R. and Elizabeth Snow Allen on August 21, 1931 in Murray, Utah. Joyce loved to Crochet, garden, she loved baking bread and cookies, canning vegetables, jam and fruits. Joyce attended the Daughter of Utah Pioneers. She loved visiting with people, most of all she loved music and could play the piano, organ and accordion, she played the piano for Relief Society, Sacrament meeting and primary, where ever they needed her she was available.
Joyce was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Joyce served as 1st Councilor in the Relief Society at the Uintah Care Center. She loved going to the Temple where she would go 6 days a week; almost every day. Joyce remember everyone’s Birthday’s!! She kept journals for years. Mom was a friendly, kind, loving person, she will be missed!
She is survived by her children, Vicki (Neil) Kemp; Janane (Tom) Nunn; Naleta (Tom) Wood; Allen (Karen) Hurst; David (Marjorie) Hurst; Tonya (Rudy) Argyle; 24 Grandchildren; 42 Great grandchildren; 2 Great Great-Grandchildren; brother, Roger (Claudia) Allen; sisters, Verlene & Beth.
She is preceded in death by her parents, sister, grandchild.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, September 1, 2020 at 11:00 AM at the Blackburn Vernal Mortuary. A viewing will be at the Mortuary from 9:30-10:45 prior to the services. Burial will be in the Maeser Fairview Cemetery. Services are under the care and direction of the Blackburn & Sons Vernal Mortuary & Cremation Care.