Paula Jo Maples, 69, of New Hope, passed away Saturday evening at Barfield Health, Guntersville, where she had been a resident since January 2010.
Jo-Jo loved Barfield and all her very special friends there.
Visitation will be Monday 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Tuesday at 10:00 AM with Rev. Steve Stanfield, and Bro. Edwin Parks officiating. Interment will follow in the Byrd Cemetery.
Paula Jo is survived her sister, Sherry (Byron) Spurlin of Grant, niece, Frankie Joyce Kelly of New Orleans, LA, nephew, Harold (Annette) Kelly of Huntsville, niece, Susan (Jim ) Donaldson of Houston, TX, nephew, Mark Spurlin of Grant, two great nephews, two great nieces, two great great nieces, one great great nephew and a host of extended family and friends.
Miss Maples was preceded in death by parents, Lone and Pauline Maples, and her sister, Joyce M. Kelly.
Pallbearers will be Frank Kelly, Byron Spurlin, Harold Kelly, Mark Spurlin, Adam Kelly, Adam Olinger, and Garland Elders. Honorary pallbearers are the management and staff of Barfield Health Care who loved Jo-Jo and provided unequaled care of her this past year, especially during her last few days.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to Barfield Health Care and designated for the Residents’ Patio Project.