Mrs. Alice Price Deaton, 92, of Morganton passed away Saturday, January 14, 2023 at UNC Health Blue Ridge in Morganton following a brief illness.
Alice was born May 29, 1930 in Burke County to the late Charles and Olivia Price. She was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband John Calvin Deaton; her first husband, Preston Milligan; siblings, Helen Shuping, Eugene Price, Charles Price, Joyce Mann, and Virginia Kale.
Survivors include her daughters, Lisa Yoder of Morganton and Cathy Marshall of Hickory; granddaughters, Jennifer Marshall of Charlotte and Jessica Ray and husband Chris of Charlotte; and great grandsons Ethan Ray and Colton Ray.
A funeral service will be held 3:00PM Monday, January 16, 2023 at Bethel United Methodist Church with the Rev. Pete McCombs officiating.
Interment will follow in the Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends prior to the service on Monday from 1:00PM to 3:00PM at Bethel United Methodist Church.