He was born on Nov. 4, 1944 to Dolphus B. and Elsie M. Bumgardner Price in Detroit.
He worked as a handyman and did maintenance work. He was a member of the Roachdale V.F.W. and the Pentecostal Church. He served in the U. S. Army during the Vietnam War.
He married Linda Sue Stranger on June 24, 1994 in Roachdale, and she survives.
Other survivors include three sons, Franklin Lee (Tina) Price Jr., Lindsay Lee (Heather) Price and James (Anita) Stranger; three daughters, Tammie (David) Haller, Mary (Mike) Rief and Lauri (Kelly) Cooney; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sister Phyllis (Ralph) Buis; and brother Butch Price.
He was preceded in death by his parents, son Tommie Lee Price, grandson Sean Patrick Cooney and nephew Doug Buis.
Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Servies & Morgan Funeral Home, Roachdale. Visitation will be Sunday from noon to time of service. Burial will be at Roachdale Cemetery. Military honors will be provided by the Roachdale V.F.W.
Online condolences may be made at www.serviesmorgan.com.