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In Memory of

Jack Price

March 5, 1934 - Unknown

Obituary


JACK N. PRICE, was born in Willow, Oklahoma in 1934 and passed away on December 1, 2014, due to complications from Alzheimer's disease. Jack grew up in Nederland, Texas and received his Bachelor's Degree from Lamar University in 1954. He received his Bachelor of Laws from Baylor Law School in 1957, where he was a Section Editor of the Baylor Law Review. In 1957, he was admitted to the State Bar of Texas. Jack served as an Assistant Attorney General under Will Wilson from 1957-1962. Jack's expertise included general business litigation, antitrust and trade regulations...

JACK N. PRICE, was born in Willow, Oklahoma in 1934 and passed away on December 1, 2014, due to complications from Alzheimer's disease. Jack grew up in Nederland, Texas and received his Bachelor's Degree from Lamar University in 1954. He received his Bachelor of Laws from Baylor Law School in 1957, where he was a Section Editor of the Baylor Law Review. In 1957, he was admitted to the State Bar of Texas. Jack served as an Assistant Attorney General under Will Wilson from 1957-1962. Jack's expertise included general business litigation, antitrust and trade regulations law. Jack began his own legal practice in Austin in 1974 and retired in 1999. He was a member of the Travis County Bar Association and the Texas Trial Lawyers Association. He chaired both the General Practice and the Antitrust and Trade Regulations sections of the State Bar. He is author of "Recognizing the Antitrust Case", published in The Forum in 1969. To show his support for education and the legal community, he established the Jack N. Price Endowed Scholarship at Baylor Law School.

Jack was an extraordinary person. He served his country as a member of both the Army and National Guard. He was an avid snow skier, enjoying many slopes around the world. Jack loved to fly and was as an accomplished private pilot. His fine reputation among his many colleagues, clients, and friends is only surpassed by his kindness and generosity.

Jack is survived by his loving wife, Cindy Price, Daughter Jana Cotton and husband Robert, Son Jeff Price and wife Shannon, Son Jon Price, Stepson Dr. Christiaan Webb and wife Audrey. Jack is also survived by his sister, Kathy Kelton and husband Ron, brother Dr. John Price and Jo, and sister-in-law Beverly Price. Jack was also loved and survived by many grandchildren and great grandchildren: Ashley Cotton, wife Lisa and children Tori and Caden; Amber Cotton and children Nolan, Payton and Brandon; Courtney Bennett, husband Samuel and children Nadahlia, Aaron Todd and Jesse James; Jesse, Megan, Justin, Jordan and Jarrett Price; Lauren, Hannah, Christiaan Jr., Chloe, Noah and Avery Webb as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Jack was preceded in death by his parents, Allen and Marie Price and brothers, Dr. Lynn Price and Dr. Charles Price. Jack will be missed by many.

A service with military honors will be held Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. at Balcones Country Club, 8600 Balcones Club Drive, Austin, Texas 78750. Directly following will be a Celebration of Life from 4-7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please donate to Hospice Austin and The Austin Humane Society.

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