Martha J. Price


Martha J. Price, 90, of Glen White, died Sunday, Aug. 22, 1999, in a Beckley hospital following a long illness. Born June 5, 1909, in Raleigh, she was the daughter of the late William C. and Bettie Scott Wright. Mrs. Price was a homemaker, a member of the Shady Grove Baptist Church, Glen White, member of the Missionary Society, and was active in Sunday school. She attended Raleigh County schools. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde Price, in 1975; five sisters and three brothers. Survivors include two brothers, William Wright and his wife, Zelma, of Beckley, and Edward Wright and his wife, Audrey, of Beckley; two sisters, Frances Knight of Winston-Salem, N.C., and Geraldine Phipps and her husband, W.E., of Glen White; three sisters-in-law, Annie Montgomery of Beckley, Corrine Price of Glen White and Leona Downy of Littleton, N.C.; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Ritchie and Johnson Funeral Parlor, Beckley, with the Rev. Abner Wright officiating. Burial will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Beckley. Friends may call noon until time of the services Wednesday at the funeral parlor. Arrangements by Ritchie and Johnson Funeral Parlor, Beckley.

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