Emma Price, age 64, of Round Lake Beach, died Friday, January 20, 2012, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born June 8, 1947 in Pineville, KY, to Henry Arthur and Hester Rose (Bain) Cook. On September 11, 1965, she married Tom Price in Pineville, KY.
Emma lived in Kentucky before moving to Chicago in 1965. Since 1985, she lived in the Round Lake area.
A homemaker for most of her life, Emma was a talented cook. She was a member of Calvary Christian Center church in Lake Villa, and enjoyed being active in the church choir. Emma loved her church, and they loved her in return.
A favorite activity was playing Wii video games with her family, and she especially enjoyed competing with her family playing Wii bowling. She adored the companionship of her “granddog”, Milo.
Survivors include her husband, Tom; two children, Tommy (Tammy) Price of Round Lake, and Nicole Price of Round Lake Beach; four grandchildren, Samantha, Kyle, Emily, and Sidney; a great-grandson, Carson; four brothers, Roger, (Sue) Cook of Rock Falls, IL, Donnie (Karen) Cook of Round Lake, Ben Cook of Round Lake Beach, and Eugene Cook of Round Lake Beach; a special sister, Lori Bauman; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father on October 3, 1983, and her mother on January 17, 2002.
Visitation will be from 3 p.m. until the funeral service at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, January 24, 2012, at Justen’s Round Lake Funeral Home, 222 N. Rosedale Court, Round Lake. Following the service, the visitation will resume until 9 p.m.
Visitation in Kentucky will be from 4 p.m. until 9 p.m. at Hampton Funeral Home in Barbourville. The funeral service will be at noon Friday at Hampton Funeral Home.
Interment will be in Barbourville Cemetery, Barbourville, KY.
Her family suggests memorials to the Calvary Christian Center, 134 Monaville Road, Lake Villa, IL 60046
For information call the funeral home at 847-546-3300 or visit www.justenfh.com.