Virginia (Price) Hunsinger(1912 - 2013)

GASTONIA - Virginia Price Hunsinger, 100, passed away March 15, 2013.

Born in Gastonia on Aug. 30, 1912, Virginia was the oldest of eight children born to the late Barney and Vashti Price.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin, with whom she shared more than 60 years of marriage; and her daughter, Helen Stroupe.

She is survived by her son, Melvin Jr. of Holden Beach; daughters, Jean Keasler of Greenville, S.C., Linda Powers of Cramerton; her youngest sister, Frances Lane of Lake City, S.C. Virginia also has 12 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday in Colonial Chapel of Carothers Funeral Home officiated by the Rev. Tim Parker of East Baptist Church, where she was a member.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

A private service of committal will be held at Gaston Memorial Park.

Condolences may be made online at

Carothers Funeral Home, Gastonia is serving the Hunsinger family.

Funeral Home

Carothers Funeral Home
312 West 2nd Ave Gastonia, NC 280524093
(704) 867-6337

Published in Gaston Gazette from Mar. 16 to Mar. 18, 2013