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Cummings & Davis Funeral Home

13201 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH

OBITUARY

Willie James Price Sr.

August 22, 1932November 20, 2019

On August 22, 1932 Willie James Price Sr. Was born in Montgomery, Alabama to Levi and Gussie Price and was the sixth of eight children.

Willie “Sonny” Price Sr. was a member of Second Mt. Carmel Baptist Church in Cleveland, Ohio under Rev. B.G. Gilbert.

After attending high school in Montgomery, Alabama, he traveled to Chicago then Detroit, Michigan.

He united in holy matrimony to Mary Wheeler on December 22, 1951. To this union six children were born: Willie Price Jr. (Rose), Jonathan Price (Jackie), Electa Price (James), Celeste Price, Matilda Holston (Tim), Vincent Price (Lynne) and Jonathan Howard (Wendi).

Sonny retired from U.S. Merchandise and then Security from Shaker Heights Apartments for over 50 years.

He leaves to cherish his memory his devoted wife Mrs. Marry Elizabeth Price for 67 years, two boys: Jonathan and Vincent, three girls: Electa, Celeste, Matilda, grandchildren: Victor, Dartanian, Brandy, Tracy, Tiffany, PreShowna, Vonae, Adrian, Andre, Chanelle, Victoria, Jonathan, Justen, Jadyn, RaKisha, and Timothy II, 19 great grandchildren and a hot of nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends.

Services

  • Visitation Friday, November 29, 2019
  • Wake Saturday, November 30, 2019
  • Home Going Service Saturday, November 30, 2019
  • Burial Saturday, November 30, 2019

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Willie James Price Sr.

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