Shirley May Maples, 82, was born on May 5, 1939, in Tarrs, Pennsylvania to Robert and Helen Lowstetter. She passed away Saturday, April 23, 2022. Shirley is preceded in death by her parents, her …
Shirley May Maples, 82, was born on May 5, 1939, in Tarrs, Pennsylvania to Robert and Helen Lowstetter. She passed away Saturday, April 23, 2022. Shirley is preceded in death by her parents, her sister Patty, and loving husband of 52 years, Thomas Everett Maples. She is survived by her sons Thomas Everett Maples Jr. (Yvonne), Todd Everett Maples (Annemarie), Tobin Everett Maples (Heather); brothers Robert Duaine Lowstetter (Nancy), Richard Gale Lowstetter (Janet); sister Sondra Hall; six grandchildren.
Shirley earned an R.N. degree from the University of Pittsburgh and moved to Texas in 1961. She enjoyed a successful 30+ year career as a Registered Nurse. Shirley was strong in her faith, loved the Lord, and was proud to serve her country for 20 years as the spouse of a United States Army Officer and Vietnam Veteran.
A visitation for Shirley will be held Sunday, May 1, 2022, from 3:00 until 5:00 pm at Clayton Funeral Home, 5530 W. Broadway, Pearland, Texas 77581. The funeral service will take place, Monday, May 2, 2022, at 10:30 am at the funeral home with Rev. Wendy Heinemann officiating. Interment will take place at Houston National Cemetery in Houston, Texas. In lieu of flowers, donations to MD Anderson Cancer Hospital would be appreciated. Online condolences and full obituary may be read at www.claytonfuneralhomes.com