David Joseph Price, 63, a resident of Berwick, passed away on Monday, August 23, 2021at Ochsner Medical Center in Jefferson.
David was born on August 18, 1958 in Morgan City, the son of Allen Andrew Price Jr. and Elizabeth Ann Russo Price.
David was known for his big smile and large personality that lit up every room he walked into. David was the type of person who would drop whatever he was doing to help anyone; he truly never met a stranger. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed going fishing and hunting as well as riding on the tractor or riding horses. David was a past member and past president of the Atchafalaya Bit and Bridle Club. He was a boy scout when he was younger and the organization has stayed near and dear to his heart. He loved everything LSU Tigers.
He will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by three children, Tiffany Price Waguespack and husband Jon of Morgan City, Danielle Price Grow and husband Scott of Berwick, Austin Price of Berwick; three grandchildren, Elizabeth Grow, Jace Waguespack and Alex Waguespack; three brothers, Gregory A. Price and wife Ginger of Morgan City, Mark A. Price Sr. of Stephensville, Chris A. Price and wife Cay of Morgan City; numerous nieces and nephews.
David was preceded in death by his parents, Allen and Elizabeth Russo Price; one sister, Angela M. Price.
Those honored to serve as pallbearers will be Jason Price, Jeffrey Price, Christopher Price, Mark Price Jr., Scott Grow and Jon Waguespack. Honorary pallbearers will be Greg Price, Mark Price Sr., Chris Price, Mike Gray, Jeff Gray, Mike Tamporello and Elmer Galloway.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 26, 2021 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Monsignor J. Douglas Courville celebrating Mass. A visitation will be held from 8:30 a.m. until Mass time and following Mass, David will be laid to rest in the Morgan City Cemetery.