James ‘Jimmy’ Price Sr.

James ‘Jimmy’ Price Sr.

EAST LIVERPOOL– James “Jimmy” Price Sr., 52, of East Liverpool, passed away February 20, 2021.

Born January 25, 1969 in East Liverpool, Ohio, he was the son of Nancy and Thomas Illig of East Liverpool.

James was a 1988 graduate of East Liverpool High School. He worked for Six Recycling. He held memberships with the East Liverpool Orioles, Potters Club, Moose Lodge and Eagles. He was also an avid Chicago Bear Fan.

He was preceded in death by a step-brother, Chris Illig.

Along with his parents, surviving are a son, James (Sieara) Price of East Liverpool; a daughter, Jordyn Price (Brandon Kosut) of Wellsville; four grandchildren, Kaden, Jax, Jayda and Chloe; step-brother, Brian Illig of New Jersey; step-sister, Donna Byrd of Florida; three nieces, Kimberly, Michelle and Lisa; and by the mother of his children, Dana Price of East Liverpool.

Visitation is Thursday, February 25, 2021, from 5 p.m. until time of funeral service at 7 p.m., at the Nixon Funeral Home, Newell, WV.