James William Criner, 68 - Frametown

James William Criner, 68, of Frametown, West Virginia, passed away at his home on Saturday, June 13, 2015.

He was born October 26, 1946 in Calhoun County, a son of the late Denver and Icy Hardway Criner.

He is survived by his wife, Emma D. Criner; children, Karen Rhodes and Jamie Criner; grandchildren, Kai Rhodes, Haley Rhodes, Aaron Criner, Emily Dobbins, and Christopher Criner; brother, Denver Criner of Akron OH; sisters, Cora Criner of Clay WV, Ruth Burnsides of Ivydale WV, Juanita Marks of Hallsburg WV, and Marie Marks of Fairmont WV; many nieces and nephews.

The family wishes to thank Bob Neal of Ivydale WV and Jack Butler of Fayetteville WV for their special friendship.

A funeral service will be held at Stump Funeral Home, Arnoldsburg WV on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Gene Copen officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Interment will be in the Criner Cemtery at Wilsie WV.