Amanda Corbett Cossey Price, 31, died Monday, December 5, 2011 at Baptist Memorial Hospital- Union County. She was born September 20, 1980 in Hattiesburg, MS to Rev. Bobby J. Cossey, Sr. and Cathy Logan Cossey. She earned a Bachelor’s Degree from Delta State University and a Master’s Degree from the University of Mississippi. She was a member of the Junior Auxillary and the National Association of Speech Pathology. She was the Speech Language Pathologist for New Albany City Schools and was an active member of Hillcrest Baptist Church.
She is survived by her husband, Coach Ron Price of New Albany; a daughter, Molly Addison Price; her parents, Bro. Bob Cossey and Cathy Cossey of New Albany; her father and mother-in-law, Lex and Debbie Price of Corinth; a sister, Sherrie Ann Maners of Jackson, TN; a brother, Bobby “Jay” Cossey (Kyra) of New Albany; a brother-in-law, Shon Price (Kacy) of Corinth; and a maternal grandmother, Rena Logan of Pontotoc, MS and by her nieces and nephews: Caty Vanderford, Courtney Vanderford, Codie Lyn Vanderford, Logann Cossey, Meredith Cossey, Paisley Price and Pately Grace Price. Pallbearers will be the New Albany High School Coaching Staff. Honorary pallbearers will be the New Albany High School football team. Visitation will be Wednesday, December 7, 2011 from 5:00p.m. to 9:00p.m. at Hillcrest Baptist Church.
Funeral services will be 1:00p.m. Thursday, December 8, 2011 at Hillcrest Baptist Church with Bro. Gary Linville, Bro. Whit Lewis and Bro. Kermit McGregor officiating. United Funeral Service of New Albany will be in charge of the arrangements. Memorials may be made to Renasant Bank for the Molly Addison College Fund. In honor of Mrs. Price, United Funeral Service will fly the New Albany City flag during her visitation and service.