PRICE—Adam Joseph Price Jr., 18, died at home in Florence, Ore., on March 29, 2021, losing his battle with mental health issues and died by suicide.
Adam was born in Orovillle, Calif., on March 6, 2003, to his mother Jaime R. Price.
He was well known for his sense of humor. He would do anything to make those around him smile! He was sincere and had a heart of gold.
Adam was extremely athletic, participating in track, basketball and football just to name a few. He loved the outdoors, hikes and trips to the beach. He was also an aspiring musician and photographer.
Adam was passionate about suicide awareness. He was credited for saving several of his friends lives. He was selfless and treated others’ pain like it was his own.
He is survived by his mother Jaime Price (La Motte) and siblings Nicholas La Motte, Jadin McWilliams, Michele Price and Chase Price. He is survived by two grandmothers, Dawn Hunt and Janet Graham, and uncles Jeremy, James and Jeffrey Ramsey and Will Hunt.
"Mom I love you like a good son, but this life is overwhelming and I'm ready for the next one," from the song “Ghost” by Badflower.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-8255 or to Burns's Riverside Chapel Florence Funeral Home, who handled the arrangements.