STALEY, James M. “Jimbo”

STALEY, James M. “Jimbo,” 50, of Martins Ferry, OH, died Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at his home.

He was born March 27, 1963 in Wheeling, WV, a son of Mary Evelyn (Coss) Staley and the late George Jerome “Jerry” Staley.

He was the food service coordinator for the Belmont Correctional Institute of St. Clairsville, OH. Jim was a Catholic and a member of the former Eagles Aerie 456.

Surviving in addition to his mother, of Bridgeport, OH, are his wife, Tina M. (Cruise) Kemp-Staley; his children: Nick and Jacob Kemp, both of Martins Ferry, Brittany Kelley of Rayland, Steven Wilson of Cincinnati, OH, and Sara Staley of Columbus, OH; brothers Dale (Diana) Staley of Martins Ferry, David (Tracey) Staley of Wheeling, Jerry (Jamie) Staley of Wheeling and Patrick (Jodi) Staley of Martins Ferry; a sister, Connie (Bob) Hackett of Martins Ferry; numerous nieces, nephews and daycare children; and best friends, Stan Bender of Wheeling and Fred Danehart of Morristown, OH.

Friends will be received Sunday, 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Heslop Funeral Home, 415 Walnut St., Martins Ferry, OH, where services will be held Monday, July 8, 2013 at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Tom Marut officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Three C’S Cancer Support Group, 236 Morgantown Ave., Barnesville, OH 43713.

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