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Berry Highland South

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Barbara Jean Maples

August 11, 1934November 8, 2020

Barbara Jean Maples, of Knoxville, surrounded by her family, went home to be with her Savior on November 8, 2020 at the age of 86. Barbara will always be remembered for her love of the Lord, her family and Valley Grove Baptist Church. She was a faithful member for over 60 years, and served as the church secretary for approximately 30 years as well as a devoted member of the choir and Sunday School secretary. She was the true matriarch of her family and mothered all who needed her throughout the years.

Barbara was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 54 years, Albert "Demp" Maples; daughter, Debbie Kidd; and son, Cliff Maples. She is survived and will be deeply missed by her son, Jeff Maples and wife Kim; grandchildren, Niki (Travis) Osborne, Jason (Olivia) Maples, Anna (Adam) Tilson, Justin (Tabbie) Maples, Joshua (Callie) Maples, Jeremy Maples; great-grandchildren, Atkin Osborne, Emma and Ethan Maples, Parker and Addie Maples, James Tilson; and other extended family and friends. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Vivian Pate and Pate's Home Healthcare Services for their excellent service and loving care through this time.

An Open Visitation Time will be held at Berry Highland South Funeral Home on Wednesday, November 11th from 3:00-5:00pm. The Funeral Service will be that evening at Valley Grove Baptist Church in the Family Life Center at 7:00pm, with Pastor Keith Vaughn officiating. Social Distancing will be observed. The Graveside Service at Valley Grove Baptist Church Cemetery on Thursday, November 12th at 11:00am. In addition to flowers, a donation may be made to Valley Grove Baptist Church Mission Fund.

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Leroy/kay Clark

November 13, 2020

To Jeff and maples family, Barbara and demp and you children were very dear to us in our times together. We are so touched by the passing of your dear mother, our prayers are with you as you resolve these trying times. Prayerfully yours, Kay and Leroy clark.

Jackie wyatt

November 10, 2020

Nikki and family, The Wyatts are holding all of you close in prayer. I know these are difficult days, but God is faithful. Trust in Him always. We love you Nikki...please let us know if we can help during these days.

Renee Berg

November 9, 2020

Aunt Barbara you will be missed by all. We love you forever.

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