Sonny (S.B.) Price

December 25, 1934 - August 18, 2018


Sonny (S.B.) Price, 83, of El Reno, OK formerly of Watonga, OK, passed away after an extensive illness on August 18, 2018 at Select Specialty Hospital in Oklahoma City. He was born on December 25, 1934 to Joseph A. and Melvina (Womack) Price at their Ringling, Oklahoma home. Sonny graduated from Bray High School in 1954 and started working in the oilfield. He married Cleota Faye Ragan on June 27, 1956 in Woodward, OK. They lived in Ft. Supply, OK for a time, and then moved to Watonga, Oklahoma, where he worked for the Garden Spot Oil Company for Forty One years, until his retirement in 1999. Sonny was president of the Quarterback Club of Watonga, a lifelong OU fan, and Thunder fan.

He was preceded in death by his parents and 14 siblings.

Survivors include: his wife, Cleota Faye Price of the home, his four children, Rick Arnold Price of Phoenix, AZ, Randy Lynn Price and wife Linda of El Reno, OK, Raechelle Denise Janzen and husband DaWayne of Fay, OK, and Rodney Gene Price of St. Louis, MO. Nine grandchildren, Mandy and Eric Freeburg of Thomas, OK, Kelli and Brock Perryman of Ninnekah, OK, Andrew and Sarah Janzen of Fay, OK, Travis and Nicole Price of Akron, OH, Megan Price of Hinton, OK, Ashley and Josh Gardner of Custer City, OK, Kristen Price of Tulsa, OK, Chloe Price of St. Louis, MO, and Natalie Price of St. Louis, MO. Nineteen great grandchildren, longtime friend, Billy Alsobrook of Duncan, OK, and many nieces, nephews, family and friends.


Services: Watonga Church of the Nazarene, Wednesday, 2:00 PM, August 22, 2018, Watonga, OK

Officiating: Rev. Kason Oakes

Burial: Mt. Hope Cemetery, Fay, OK

Services entrusted to Turner Funeral Home, Geary, Oklahoma. Condolences may be sent to the family at,, or you can find us on (Turner Funeral Homes).