Keith Carlton Price
BORN: August 12, 1921
DIED: August 30, 2011
LOCATION: South Charleston, WV
Keith Carlton Price, 90, of South Charleston passed away on Tuesday, August 30 at Hubbard Hospice House.
Born on August 12, 1921 in Vann, WV he was the son of the late George W. and Virgie Doss Price. He was preceded in death by his wife, Martha (Marti) Sturgill Price and his son, Joseph Daniel Price.
Surviving is his daughter, Jane Price Smith (Keith); and grandsons, Carlton and Maththew of Chattanooga, TN.
Keith was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church in South Charleston. He retired from Union Carbide Corporation. He was a U.S. Army Air Corp veteran, serving in WWII in aerial and photo reconnaissance and was a D Day and Battle of the Bulge survivor. He was a 32nd degree Mason and a member of the Dunbar Masonic Lodge #159, Order of the Eastern Star Lodge #133, Scottish Rite, Beni Kedem Shrine Temple, American Legion South Charleston Lodge #94, Elks Lodge and the St. Albans Moose Lodge.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 pm on Thursday, September 1, 2011 and one hour prior to the service on Friday. A service to honor the life of Keith Price will be held at 11:00am on Friday, September 2, 2011 at Snodgrass Funeral Home in South Charleston with Pastor Steve White officiating. Burial will follow in Cunningham Memorial Park, St. Albans.
The family suggests that memorial contributions be sent to St. Paul United Methodist Church, 4606 Kanawha Turnpike, South Charleston, WV 25309.
The Smith family would like to extend their gratitude and thanks to Pastor Steve White and the members of St. Paul United Methodist Church for their special care of Keith during his final days.