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Wesley Junior Price, 90 of Springfield, passed of natural causes at his home in Springfield on April 11, 2022.

Wesley learned his trade as a carpenter at an early age, working with his father. After years of work experience, Wesley became a self-employed home builder and foreman of his own work crew. His final projects before retirement from construction work were in Southwest Village Subdivision in Springfield. Upon his retirement, Wesley and his wife Ruth opened Selmore Trading Post, a small antique store.

Wesley is survived by his spouse of 71 years, Ruth Irene Price, his children Sandra Moffet and husband Don, Connie Baker and husband Jim, Debra Ferrell and husband Boone, and Ruby Sims; 10 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation and funeral will be at Greenlawn Funeral Home North in Springfield, Missouri on Saturday, April 16, 2022. Visitation is at 11 a.m., with the funeral directly following at noon.

Burial will be following the service at Clear Creek Cemetery.

The family requests any memorial donations be made to Integrity Hospice of Springfield, Missouri.