BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. - Velma P. Price, 85 of Boynton Beach, Fla., and formerly of Chester, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in the Emergency Room at East Liverpool City Hospital after becoming ill at the home of her son in Wellsville.
Born in Newell on April 15, 1928, she was a daughter of the late Harvey and Ruth Salser Gamble.
A homemaker, Velma was an active member of the Chester First Church of the Nazarene where she had at one time taught Sunday school and received the distinguished service award.
Preceding her in death were her husband Carl W. Price, son Carl H. Price, and brothers Bob and Jim Gamble.
Survivors include her sons, David Price of Fairmont, W.Va., Rick Price of Wellsburg, W.Va., Calvin Price of Gibsonia, Pa., Jerry Price of Boynton Beach, Fla., and John Price of Wellsville; her daughter, Shelby Charles of Media, Pa.; her brother, her sister, Margaret Halstead of Chester; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Retired Pastor Tim Bess will conduct services at 1 p.m. on Saturday (today), Oct 19, at the Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester. Interment will follow the Saturday services at the Locust Hill Cemetery.