James Earl Post, age 79, of Buckhannon, WV, died Monday, July 18, 2022, at Autumn Lakes Healthcare at Crystal Springs in Elkins, W.Va. He was born June 7, 1943, in Buckhannon a son of the late Dwaine and Brenice Rhineheart Post. He married Karen Bragg, who preceded him in death on December 12, 2021.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by two brothers: Hugh and Junior Wayne Post, and two sisters: Velma Violetta Post and Kathleen Alkire.
He is survived by one son, Jimmie Post and wife Carolyn, of Elkins; one daughter, Peggy Lynn and husband Josh, of Bedford, Va.; one grandson, Joshua Post, of Elkins; three granddaughters: Aerin Post, of Elkins, Myra Post, of Fla., and Kristin Lynn and fiancé AJ Rose, of Bedford; one great-grandson, Jeremiah Rose, of Bedford; and one niece, Linda Boyle and Jimmie, of Buckhannon.
Friends will be received Saturday, July 23, 2022, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. at the funeral home with the Rev. Wease L. Day officiating. Burial will follow in the Pleasant View Church Cemetery in Hodgesville, W.Va. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com. Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.