Maples, Edith F. Age: 80

Passed Away: 2011-02-19

Funeral Home:

Edith F. Maples, 80, of McDonough, died Saturday, Feb. 19, 2011. She was born in Raleigh, N.C., to the late Hubert George and Edith (Driver) Finch. She was also preceded in death by her husband, James H. Maples; daughters, Sue Yates and Judy Maples; and grandson, Christopher Maples. Edith was a member of Salem Baptist Church. She was active in the Henry County Senior Citizens’ Center and enjoyed the time that she spent there with her friends. She is survived by her children, James (Marsha) Maples, of McDonough; Louise M. Stutt, of Hampton, Va.; George W. (Deborah) Maples, of Hampton, Va., Robert (Carla) Maples, of McDonough, Ga.; and Myra Maples, of McDonough; and her eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 22, at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens, with the Rev. Dan McKay officiating. The family received friends Monday, Feb. 21, from 2 to 4 p.m., and 6 to 8 p.m., at the Funeral Home. Those who wish, may sign the online guest registry at Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, (770) 914-1414.