John Donovan "Johnny" Price, 69

September 01, 2010
  • John Donovan "Johnny" Price

DEC. 26, 1940-AUG. 30, 2010

BOONSBORO, Md. - John Donovan "Johnny" Price, 69, of Boonsboro, Md., died Monday, Aug. 30, 2010, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Dec. 26, 1940, in Hagerstown, Md., he was the son of the late Chester Allen and Nancy Elizabeth Sowers Price.

He graduated from South Hagerstown High School in 1958.

He was employed as a truck driver for D.M. Bowman for 27 years, retiring in 2005. Prior to that, he was a farmer. Most recently, he was employed by Walmart in maintenance for two years.

He was a member of Harvest Baptist Church and the Golden Harvesters class.

He is survived by his wife of 46 years, E. Patricia "Patsy" Price; two daughters, Teresa Ann Mills and husband, Randy, of Clear Spring and Kimberly Sue Baker, and husband, Michael, of Williamsport; one son, Mark Edward Price, and wife, Laura, of Fairplay; four sisters, Janice Barnhart of Sharpsburg, Joan Hendershot of Clear Spring, Celia Nunamaker of Keedysville and Wanda Barger of Hagerstown; four brothers, Coy A. Price of Mount Airy, Md., William Price of Clear Spring, Leon Price of Sharpsburg and Terry Price of Boonsboro; 12 grandchildren, Elisa, Lindsey and Donovan Mills; Chris, Joshua, Morgan, Zachary, Joshua C. and Dillon Baker; Scott, Brooke, and Heather Price; two great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.


Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. Pastor James E. Moore will officiate. Burial will be in Salem Lutheran Church Cemetery in Bakersville, Md.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. For your convenience, the funeral home will be open to receive friends from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday.

Online condolences are accepted at

The Herald-Mail Articles