Personal Service, Peace of Mind, Pleasant Memories

Melvin Price, Sr.

12/07/1939 - 07/31/2017

Viewing Information

A viewing will be held, Monday, August 7, 2017 at Metropolitan Funeral Service, Portsmouth Boulevard.

Service Information

WATCH FUNERAL LIVE ONLINE..A funeral service will be held, 11am, Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Metropolitan Funeral Service, Portsmouth Chapel
5605 Portsmouth Boulevard Portsmouth VA

Interment Information

Lincoln Cemetery
Portsmouth VA

Melvin Price was born on December 7, 1939 to the late Isaiah Price and Mary Liverman Price in Portsmouth, VA. The Lord called him home on July 31, 2017 at his home in Portsmouth VA. Melvin grew up in Portsmouth, VA. He attended I.C. Norcom High School. Melvin first job was working in the field with his father Isaiah Price at the age of nine years old. He has owned a corner food stocker for Food Town, Food Carnival, Belo’s, and Farm Fresh which he retired from in 2002. Melvin was predeceased by his parents, Mary Liverman-Price and Isaiah Price and brothers, Johnny Price, Isaiah Price, Oliver Price(Dorothy Mae Price), Ben Price (Marjorie Price), and sisters, Mary Williams (Thomas Williams), Cleo Sawyer (Henry Sawyer) all of Portsmouth, VA. Melvin leaves behind four children , Melvin Price, Jr.(Charlotte Price), Marvin Price, Edwin Price, Dashelle Price all of Portsmouth, VA; siblings, Evelyn Lewis (Malachi Lewis) of Philadelphia, Leon Price (Anita Price) of Maryland.

Samuel Peyton I am deeply sadden by the passing of your loved one. I knew Melvin by coming to the McDonalds on London Blvd, Portsmouth, Va On behalf the guys who knew him from McDonalds's. Our prays are with you and the family. May God give you comfort and peace in this difficult time. Sam, and the fellows from McDonalds.
Posted: 8/5/2017
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