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Shirley Jean Maple

July 11, 1947 ~ May 30, 2019 (age 71)


Shirley Jean Maple (1947-2019), age  71, of New Cumberland, Ohio,  passed away peacefully Thursday night, May 30, 2019 in the Aultman Hospital at Canton, Ohio after an extended illness. 

She was born in Carrollton, Ohio on July 11, 1947, daughter of the late  Fred and Freda (Lucas) Wood.  Additionally,  Shirley was preceded in death by her  husband Charles Buddy Maple on January 31, 2006, two brothers, Jim Wood and Richard Wood, and two sisters Lenora Wood Thornton and Annabelle Wood.

Survivors include three sons  Niles Maple of Harlem Springs, OH,  Robi ( Deanna ) Maple of Fort Mill ,SC  and  Kevin (Becky) Wood of Dundalk MD, her seven grandchildren Travis Maple,  Dakota ( Ciera) Maple,  Caroline Maple, Tyler Maple,  Jordan Maple,  Mrs. Bethany ( David ) Harris, and Kirsten Wood, her great-grandchildren Isabella Glenn and Aurora Maple, three sisters
Mrs. Sharon (John) Hafner , Pauline (Jack) Roudebush and Nancy Montank.   Also surviving are her  loving companion Mr. Larry Brannon of her home in New Cumberland,  and his four children Todd (Terri) Brannon ,  Mrs. Debbie (Mike) Randulic, Tracy Brannon and Tammy Brannon, as well as his six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

A  graveside service officiated by Pastor Tim Prince will be held at 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at the Harlem Springs Cemetery in Lee Township, Carroll County.  A Memorial luncheon will immediately follow the service at the Carrollton V.F.W. Hall, located at 2291 Chase Road SE, Carrollton, Ohio.

The Baxter-Gardner Funeral Home at Sherrodsville is handling arrangements.  To leave an online condolence message, please visit the funeral home website.



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Graveside Service with Military Honors
June 4, 2019

1:00 PM
Harlem Springs Cemetery
Peace Road S.E.
Harlem Springs, OH 43903

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