Helen Maples

Helen Maples

BARBOUR CO. – Mrs. Helen Maples was born April 29, 1945 in Barbour County, Alabama, and she joined Sweet Hope A.M.E. Church at a very early age. She moved in later years to Springfield, Massachusetts. She moved back home after she retired and married the late Nathan Maples.
On December 18, 2009 she was called to rest at the Opp Health and Rehabilitation Center.  Funeral services were held Wednesday, December 23, at 2 p.m. at Sweet Hope A.M.E. Church, Elamville with the Reverend Henry R. Johnson officiating.
She was preceded in death by a loving father, Tellis Copeland, a loving mother, Addie L. Daniel Copeland, and her sister, Annie Shipman.
Helen Maples is survived by one brother, Robert L. Copeland (Gloria) of Ariton; two sisters, Georgia Rhymes, Canton, Ohio, and Catherine Castor, Dothan; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and devoted friends
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