James Price

PRICE, James “Sonny,” age 71, of New Martinsville, WV, died Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, WV.

He was born August 24, 1941 in Smithfield, WV, the son of the late James D. and Alma Hope Johnston Price.

Sonny was a retired chemical worker at Bayer. He was a member of the Pricetown Church of Christ, the American Legion in Pine Grove, WV; and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. He loved to golf and to hunt.

Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Mary M. Price; a son, Major Gary Price of Harker Heights, TX; a daughter, Susan Lambert Price of Shelbyville, KY; four grandsons, Tyler James Phillips, J.T. Price, Clay Lambert and Cole Lambert; two granddaughters, Maggie Phillips and Emma Price; and three sisters, Judith Lively of Tampa, FL, Donna Loudin of Daytona Beach, FL and Carol Hanson of Pt. Pleasant, WV.

Family will receive friends on Friday from 5-8 p.m. at Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, 751 Third Street, New Martinsville, where funeral services will be held on Saturday at 2 p.m. with Evangelist Steve Stevens officiating.

Interment to follow in K of P Cemetery, Hastings, WV, with military services to be conducted.

Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes.com.