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Shirley K. (Jenkins) Stapleton


Lewis & Gillum Funeral Homes

202 Maple Ave., Oak Hill, Ohio 45656

(p) 740-682-6696

Shirley K. (Jenkins) Stapleton, age 72, of Oak Hill went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 13, 2021 at Ohio State University in Columbus. She was born in Eifort, Ohio to the late George and Stella (Caldwell) Jenkins.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Darrell Ray Stapleton and her brother, Selvin Jenkins.

She is survived by her son, Darrell Anthony Stapleton; her sister, Betty Buckley; brothers, Calvin (Barb) Jenkins, George Jenkins and Bob (Sherry) Jenkins. She is also survived by several nieces nephews, relatives and friends.

Shirley graduated from South Webster High School in 1967. She then met her husband, Darrell in 1973 and together they married December 22, 1979. Shirley Loved going to the Smokey Mountains with her husband and singing in her church. She was an avid animal lover. She will be dearly missed and forever loved by her son, Darrell Anthony Stapleton.

Private graveside services will be held at the family cemetery in Oak Hill. Online condolences may be sent to


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