Funeral services for Mrs. Gladys Stapleton were held Saturday, July 1 at Monticello Baptist Church in Monticello. Mrs. Stapleton, 90, passed away Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at Lawrence County Hospital in Monticello.
Dr. Tim McCaffrey officiated. Interment followed in Monticello Cemetery in Monticello. Saulters Moore Funeral Home of Prentiss was in charge of all arrangements.
Pallbearers were Michael Stapleton, Kevin Haas, Mack Stephens, Chuck Busby, Alton Folkes and Adam C. Turner.
Mrs. Stapleton worked as a bookkeeper for the Western Auto. She was a member of Monticello Baptist Church.
She is survived by two sons, Ray (Jo) Stapleton of Silver Creek and Robert (Wanda) Stapleton of Houston, Texas; two grandchildren, Michael (Lindsay) Stapleton of Spring, Texas and Lara (Kevin) Haas of Hallettsville, Texas; eight great-grandchildren, Emily Stapleton, Morgan Logan Stapleton, Lanie Haas, Macie Haas, Preslie Haas, Karter Haas, Luke Stapleton and Kyle Stapleton; and six great-great grandchildren, Rylan Morgan, Talan Morgan, Jaycee McCarty, Brooklyn Bland, Kaylee McCarty and Madelyn Rae Beech.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband of sixty four years, Julius Corbet Stapleton; and one grandson, Matthew Stapleton.
Online condolences and a guest registry are available at www.saultersmoorefuneralhome.com.