Evelyn “Ebbie” Wilkins Price, 92, passed away Saturday, Dec. 24, 2016, at her home. She was the daughter of the late Ben and Lonnie Wilkins.
She grew up in Norfolk and attended Maury High School. Evelyn was preceded in death by her grandson, Blair Coffman Jr.
Evelyn was a member of Liberty Baptist Church. She was devoted Christian, mother and grandmother. She was the best gift a family could have ever received and will be loved and remembered forever.
Evelyn is survived by her loving husband of 73 years, Willis E. Price Sr.; children, Will Price Jr. (Sandy), Gloria Coffman (Kevin) and Troy Price (Becky); grandchildren, Derek Price, Bryan Coffman, Kelly Price Cordova (Dave), Dustin Dozier and Christopher Dozier.
The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Dec. 28, at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Tidewater Drive Chapel. A funeral will be conducted at noon at the funeral home chapel by the Rev. Mark Reon. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Granby Street, Norfolk.
The family would like to offer sincere thanks to Evelyn’s caregivers and the Hospice Team for their compassion and support.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Liberty Baptist Church, 116 Romans Road, Suffolk, VA 23434; or the Green-Price Scholarship Fund at James Madison University, 800 S. Main St., Harrisonburg, VA 22807.
Condolences may be offered to the family at www.hollomon-brown.com.