Loretta Louise Nazelrod Price

Mrs. Loretta Louise Nazelrod Price, 88, a resident of Belington, more recently of Nella’s Inc. at Elkins, departed this life Wednesday evening, Feb. 19, 2020, in the care facility. Death was following a period of declining health.

She was born May 11, 1931, at Philippi, a daughter of the late Jasper Gideon and Leotta Bell Carlson Nazelrod.

On May 13, 1950, she was united in marriage to Berne Leon Price, who preceded her in death on Dec. 17, 2011.

She is survived by two daughters; Kathy Louise Keefer and companion Peter Guire of Norton and Tammy Lynn Hill and husband Kevin of Belington, one sister; Linda Browning and husband Don of Belington, one sister-in-law; Mary Nazelrod of Greer, Georgia, two grandchildren; Kara Brooke Keefer and companion Greg Ray of Belington and Shannon Faith Jones Lamb and husband Jordon of Philippi, two great-grandchildren; Brooklyn Kyli Curtis and Octavia Klaire Ray. Additional survivors include one special niece; Paula K. Altman of Clarksburg and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she is preceded in death by 11 siblings.

Mrs. Price graduated top of her class from of the Belington High School with the class of 1950 and was Baptist by faith. She was previously employed by the Leader Department store and the Jiffy Mart convenience store both of Belington and was also a homemaker. She was a member of the Laurel Mountain Post 410 VFW Ladies Auxiliary of Belington. Mrs. Price loved to read, play bingo, make crafts, and work puzzle books.

She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Friends will be received at the Talbott Funeral Home, 56 N. Brandenburg St. in Belington today from 5 – 9 p.m. with the Laurel Mountain Post 410 VFW Ladies Auxiliary conducting ritualistic services at 7:30 p.m., and again on Saturday, Feb. 22, from 8 – 1 p.m., the funeral hour, when final rites will be conducted from the funeral home chapel with Pastor Joe Bowen officiating. Interment will follow in the Fraternal Cemetery.

Condolences can be made to the family at www.talbottfuneralhome.com. The Talbott Funeral Home of Belington is in charge of the arrangements for Mrs. Loretta Louise Nazelrod Price.