James Walter Luther, Sr., 69, of Kenova, W.Va. passed away Monday, March 28, 2022 at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. Graveside service will be conducted 3:00 P.M. Friday, April 1, 2022 at Hillcrest Cemetery with Pastor Eddie Hay officiating. He was born June 27, 1952, in Logan County, W.Va. a son of the late Adrian and Edna Parsons Luther. He was a heavy equipment operator and gravedigger. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers Steve Smith and John David. He is survived by his beloved wife Sylvia Blankenship Luther; three sons John, James, Jr. and Kevin; one daughter Sara; four grandchildren Izak, Wade, James D. and Hannah. He is also survived by five brothers Frank (Gail), Monroe, Wayne, Allen and Scott and two sisters Barbara Walters and Lois Luther. There will be no visitation and no procession to the cemetery. Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova is assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com.