Janice Marie Criner, 53, of Vendor, died at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock, Wednesday, June 17 (2020). Funeral services will be at 2 p.m., Monday, June 22, at Coffman Funeral Home Chapel in Jasper with Kenneth Campbell and Jerry Marshall officiating. Burial will follow at Dodson Cemetery in Bass. Visitation will be open from 4-8 p.m., Sunday, at the funeral home. Memorials can be made to the family to help defray funeral expense.
She was born at Harrison, on Oct. 18, 1966, to parents Sonny and Helen (Riddell) Stewart. She was a lifelong resident of Vendor and attended Bethlehem Church.
She was preceded in death by her father, Sonny, her brother, Larry Stewart; 4 Uncles, Keltner, Daly, William and Melvin Riddell; and her grandparents, Sammie and Bertha Riddell.
Janice is survived by her mother, Helen Stewart; her sons, Justin Criner and Ryan Criner; her daughter, Jessica Criner, all of Bergman; her sister, Rosemary Henson, of Mt. Judea; her longtime companion and his children, Keith LaFollette, Alesha LaFollette and LaTrisha Lawrence; the father of her children, Joe Criner; four grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers are P.J. Campbell, Terry Henson, Travis Flippo, Brandon Riddell, Adam Riddell and Jody Collins.
Honorary pallbearers are Brandon Middleton and her grandkids.
In compliance with the Arkansas Department of Health for COVID-19 and State Phase 2 Directives for funerals and visitations at the funeral home/church are limited to a 2/3 capacity of the facility. All attendees over age 10 are required to furnish and wear a ma