Sarah Lee Price, 56, passed away Dec. 30, 2017 at her home in Tijeras. She was born June 21, 1961, to the late Herbert and Nerine (Rankin) Hensley in Muncie, Ind. She lived in New Mexico for 12 years and will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Sarah is survived by her beloved husband, Timothy Price; sister, Donna Entezari and husband Hossein, mother- and father-in-law, Judy and Gary Price, many nieces and nephews as well as all her precious fur babies. Per the family’s wishes no services are scheduled at this time. Arrangements were entrusted to Harris Hanlon Mortuary in Moriarty.
Leota started working for The Independent in 2006, working her way up through the ranks. An employee buyout in 2010 led to her ownership of the newspaper. Leota has served on the board of the N.M. Press Association, and is currently its First Vice President. She is passionate about health and wellness, especially mental health, and loves making art. She can be reached at email@example.com.