Virginia L. Staples(1930 - 2014)

Virginia L. Staples
Griffin, Indiana
Virginia Lee Staples, 83, of Griffin, Indiana passed away peacefully at home with family on February 1, 2014. Jennie was born December 30, 1930 on the family farm in rural Mt. Vernon, IN to Harold and Malinda Stein.
Jennie enjoyed her flowers and hummingbirds in the summer and the laughter and the company of her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was a 1949 graduate of Mt. Vernon High School and a member of the Griffin Christian Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her sisters Eleanor Stinson and Catty Stinson, her loving husband and best friend Bill after 63 years of marriage.
Virginia is survived by two sons, Mark (Lisa) and Doug (Julie); seven grandchildren, Amanda (Codey), Allison (Tim), Danielle (Jay), Jennifer, Brittany (Dustin), Kasey, and Trey; nine great grandchildren, Ty, Ava, Madison, Lily, Cassie, Remington, Robert, Gradey, and Becca; a sister Essie Williams and cousin Joyce Stevens.
Visitation will be from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at Schneider Funeral Home 512 Main Street Mt. Vernon, IN.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Pleasant Cemetery of Griffin or The Griffin Christian Church.
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Funeral Home

Schneider Funeral Home - Mt. Vernon
512 Main St.  Mt. Vernon, IN 47620

Published in Courier Press on Feb. 4, 2014