Wesley Marion Criddle, 1965-2021


Wesley Marion Criddle, 55, of Winnsboro passed away on Friday, Jan. 29, 2021 in Sulphur Springs. He was born on Sept. 15, 1965 in Mt. Pleasant to the late Willie Marion Criddle and Judy Gaynelle Reese Criddle.

Wes was a retired justice of the peace for Precinct 2 of Wood County and loved following the bible study of Bob Alexander online. 

He is survived by his loving wife, Carla A. Criddle; his mom, Judy Cameron; his children Kaitlyn Criddle and Joshua Criddle, Stefan Jones and Jessica Purser, Jacob and Katrina Jones, Courtney Jones and Alyssa and Austin Flores; two grandsons, Nickolai and Malachi Jones; sister, Darla Criddle; brother, Rhett Criddle and wife Terri Criddle; and brother Darren Criddle. He also leaves behind three nephews, a niece and great niece.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021 at the Mineola Nature Preserve.