Mr. Albert “Al” Price, Jr., 83, of Sylvester died on Monday, February 12, 2018 at his residence.
The funeral service was held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at Pinson Memorial United Methodist Church interment followed in the Hillcrest Cemetery with military honors. The Rev. Mike Davis and Rev. Cathy Green officiated.
Mr. Price was born on June 11, 1934 in Buffalo, NY to the late Albert A. and Ann Cash Price. He was a Lieutenant in the United States Marine Corps. Mr. Price served in Okinawa, Korea, Hawaii, Camp Pendelton and was a Drill Instructor at Camp Lejeune, NC. He was a graduate of the University of Georgia having earned a degree in business. Mr. Price was a retired Regional Sales Manager with RC Cola. He was a member at Pinson Memorial United Methodist Church where he sang in the Choir and participated in the Wednesday Night Suppers. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends including the Thursday Night Boys Club.
Survivors include his loving wife, Jill C. Price of Sylvester; daughters, Jessica Price Crannis (Duncan) of Sylvester and Claire Price (Shirley) of Dunedin, Fl; son, Patrick Price (Melinda) of Midland, TX; sister, Berniece Jackson of Atlanta and a grandson, Cade Price of Theriot, LA.
Serving as pallbearers were Glenn Forehand, Joe Forehand, Patrick Price, Claire Price, Tiddles Dupriest and Cade Price
Those desiring please make memorials to Pinson Memorial United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 118, Sylvester, GA 31791 or Best Friends Humane Society, 787 Ephesus Church Road, Poulan, GA 31781.
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Banks Funeral Home in Sylvester was in charge of arrangements.
Banks Funeral Home P.O. Box 550 Sylvester, GA 31791 229-776-2055 Phone 229-776-5400 Fax www.banksfh.com