Neoma M. Maples

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Neoma M. Maples, 89, of Springdale, Ark., formerly of Shell Knob, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, in Springdale.

She was born Sept. 11, 1929, the daughter of Leonard E. and Lulu Floy (Hillhouse) McCullah. On May 6, 1947, in Marionville, she was united in marriage to Arnold Maples, who survives.

Additional survivors include: two sons, Dennis Maples and his wife Pat of Columbia, and Danny Maples and his wife Brenda of Olathe, Kan.; one daughter, Deyann Corbin and her husband Bob of Springdale, Ark.; eight grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her parents and seven brothers, David, Jessie, John, Glenn, Joe, Bill and Lemuel.

She graduated from Marionville High School. For several years, she was the Postmaster in Kingsdown, Kan., and later moved to Shell Knob to make her home. She had been a member of Order Of The Eastern Star, First Baptist Church in Shell Knob and was currently a member of First Baptist Church in Lowell, Ark.

Services were held Friday at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Burial will be at I.O.O.F Cemetery in Marionville.

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