Howard Hoyt Price, 92, died on February 7, 2017. He served twenty-seven years as Registrar of UNCG, from 1960 to 1987.
He was a veteran of World War II. He graduated from Cumberland University, received his master’s degree from Vanderbilt University’s Peabody College of Education and Human Development, and completed additional studies at Vanderbilt University and Florida State University. Mr. Price launched his professional career in Tallahassee, Florida, and spent ten years as an Associate Registrar at Florida State University before joining UNCG. Throughout his career, he was active in regional and national Associations of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers and was a member of Phi Delta Kappa, the association for professional educators.
A celebration of his life will be held Saturday, February 18, at 2 p.m. at River Landing at Sandy Ridge, 1575 John Knox Road, Colfax, NC.. Inurnment and a graveside service will be held in Greenwood, Florida. His obituary may be viewed here.