John Furlow Price Jr., 82, of Ashland, Ore., passed away Monday, October 28, 2013 in Medford, Ore. He was born October 17, 1931 in Huntington Park, Calif. to John Furlow Price Sr. and Helen Driskill Price.
John married his love Patricia, who survives, January 26, 1957 in Arcadia, Calif.
John served in U.S. Air Force Intelligence from 1951-1955 including two years in Japan. He worked for Farmers Insurance Group for over 30 years.
John was a longtime resident of Ashland, known for his sense of humor and beloved by many. He could brighten up any gathering.
John was an Eagle Scout, member of Elks Lodge #944, and a member of First United Methodist Church where he sang in the choir for many years. He enjoyed the YMCA, golf, fishing, and playing cribbage.
He is survive by his wife, Patricia; daughter, Jennifer Linder (Phillip); son, John Martin Price (Kathleen); sister, Patricia Moore; brother, James Price (Patricia); and his grandchildren, Zachary, Sarah, and Hannah Linder and Michael and Emilia Price.
Memorial contributions may be made to Ashland First United Methodist Church Music Dept.