She was born in Braxton County, the daughter of the late Denver and Icie Hardway Criner.
Surviving are two sons, Phillip Burnside of Duck and Richard Burnside of Ivydale; one step-son, Jerod Burnside of Florida; five grandchildren, Brooklyn Cottrell, Ashley May, Johnny Blevins, Little Phillip Burnside and Peyton Mae Burnside; one great-grandson, Zaden Cadle; two sisters, Wanetta Marks of Duck and Marie Marks of Fairmont; one brother, Denver Leon Criner of Akron, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Amos Burnside; two daughters, Debra Ann Blevins and Kathlene Blevins; one sister, Cora Criner; and one brother, James Criner.
Services were held at Lighthouse Baptist Church, Ivydale, with Pastor James Williamson officiating. Burial was in Nebo Baptist Church Cemetery.