Nathaniel Floyd Price Sr.

April 26, 1935 - August 22, 2022

04/26/1935 - 08/22/2022

Nathaniel F. Price Sr., 87, “Nat” “Buddy Boy” of Bellaire, Ohio went home to be with our Lord and Savior surrounded by his family and friends, on August 22, 2022.

Nathaniel was employed with UPS for 28 years, a Veteran of the U.S. Air Force 1952-1956 and was an avid bowler, golfer and fisherman.

He was born on April 26, 1935 to the late Evalena Hood & Carrington Price Sr.

He was preceded in death by his brothers; Donald Lee Price and Edward Price, sister; Yulonda Tompkins, and brother-in-law Edward Tompkins.

Nathaniel is survived by his loving wife of 66 years Arwilda Price, also survived by his sons, Nathaniel F. Price Jr., Garry (Jody) Price, daughters; Junice Price, Darla Price, Margaret (Dustin) Gerula and Deanna Price, brothers; Carrington Price Jr., and Keith Price, sisters; Thelma Price, Carolyn Smelley and Donna Mae (Sylvester) Watson, and sister-in-law; Sara Chappell, ten grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews and a host of close friends.

Family and friends will be received Thursday August 25, 2022 at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home and Crematory 441 37th Street, Bellaire, Ohio from 2-8pm where services will be held Friday August 26, 2022 from 8am until the time of service at 8:30am with Bishop Tolliver as Celebrant. Interment to follow at the Holly Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Grove Ohio.

Memorial contribution can be made to Bellaire VFW by going to and Bellaire Legion by going to

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John Sonny Nozica
5 months ago

So sorry for your loss.

Jeff Alexander
5 months ago

Nat Jr, and family, so sorry for your loss. We’re all coming to that terrible time in our lives where we have to say goodbye, but we’ll all have great memories to hold us over till that time. Have strength and remember he’s watching over you. Jeff Alexander

Deborah Davis
5 months ago

Good evening, I’m so very sorry for the loss of your father ,brother, etc. I don’t know how you feel but GOD does. Be encouraged, in time you will heal. Be strong and loving to each other. Our time together is precious. Much love to all. Minister Deborah Davis New Birth Christian Ministries. 8/22

Deborah Davis
5 months ago

Good evening, from Minister Deborah

Ed Capito
5 months ago

Arwilda, Price family, so very sorry for your loss. I grew up with Buddy Boy & Arwilda in Bellaire, & when I joined the AF in 1953 Nat showed this new recruit around Sampson AFB. So sorry I cannot attend services because of a hospital stay in Wintersville.

Missy Warner Glover
5 months ago

Darla, Margaret, Deanna and family: I am so very sorry for your loss. I spent a lot of time at your house when we were growing up, and your dad was the best.

Much love to you all. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Nita Johnson Galberth
5 months ago

Junice “My Sista” and Family
Your Dad always had a big smile and open arms for a hug! We ran into him at the Water Dept and he said I’m coming to visit and he did.
We had a gooood time, and we will forever have our me
mories of his visit to our home.
Our prayers for you and family is hold on to all your grateful memories, the life he has given to each of you is memories of a life well spent is forever

Our Heartfelt Sympathy
Nita and Terry

Corina Saunders Shaikh
5 months ago

Darla, Margaret, Deanna and Family,
Many thoughts and prayers for your family. Your Dad was a special guy and family man! May you have comfort in knowing so many care for you.
Love to you all.

Terri Davis Littleton
5 months ago

So sorry for your loss been there i understand what your going through prayers for you and your family

Delbert (Deb) McConn. Bridgeport Ohio
5 months ago

Nate will be missed by all that knew him for sure !