James E. Craig

April 20, 1941 – February 10, 2022

James E. Craig, 80, of Bedford, passed away at 4:14 p.m. on Thursday, February 10, 2022, at his residence.

He was born in Lawrence County on April 20, 1941, to Harold and Lucille (Pruett) Craig. Jim married Patricia Kopsho on July 11, 1964, in Bedford and she survives. Jim was a retired Die Setter at General Motors in Bedford retiring in 2002, he was a member of the Indiana National Guard, St. Vincent DePaul Catholic Church in Bedford, and the U.A.W. Local #440 in Bedford, he was a graduate of Needmore High School.

Survivors include his wife, Patricia Craig of Bedford, one son, James (Lana) Craig of Bedford, one daughter, Stacia Innamorati of Springville, one grandson, Tyler Craig of Florida, one brother, Gary (Bonnie) Craig of Peerless, one sister, Martha Hollars of Bedford.

James was preceded in death by his parents, one son, Darren Lee Craig, one sister, Linda Corbin, and one brother, Larry Craig.

Cremation was chosen, with private family services in Cresthaven Memory Gardens.

Cresthaven Funeral Home was entrusted with his care.