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“Bro. Jimmy I'm glad I got to meet you years ago and I have grown to love you and your family. You were always the same every time I saw you a meek...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Scottie and Evelyn Brooks - KY

“I am so glad I got to see Jimmy and the rest of the Staples family 4 years ago. It had been 30 years. I feel bad for the way you had to suffer. You...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Wally Weatherford - armojur, SD

“I am so sorry to hear that Jimmy has passed away; but my prayers go out to Hilda and their children. He was a great man, always a pleasure to talk...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Donald Alexander - Chicago, IL

“So Sorry, just read late Saturday night about Jimmy's Passing. Want be able to come By, Jimmy Was a very fine man, worked with him many months. C...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Clarence Brewer SR - KY

“I just wish to let the family know how very thankful I was for Jimmy's loyal friendship with Robert Pogue. Without it Robert might have died long...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Mrs. Janet Strader Wells - KY

“I will miss seeing you both out shopping in town. He would always say I am waiting and visiting she will be along in a few minutes. He had a smile...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Betty Alexander Harper - Penrod, KY

“My sincere condolences to the family. The Staples family grew up near my family (Grubbs) down the Paradise Road. Never in life do we ever have...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Anna Grubbs Hardison - Owensboro, KY

“My heart is heavy with sorrow, but knowing Jimmy's Uncle Buddy and Aunt Lois are holding him in their arms in heaven now, will help in dealing with...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Tom Weatherford - ladora, IA

“Janet, so sorry about your dad. In vandy with my wife. Can't make it to visitation Your in my prayers. ”
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10 of 10 | Posted by: DEBBIE K KULPA ----- KASE - KY

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GREENVILLE - Jimmy Carrol Staples, 75, of Greenville, died Thursday, January 29, 2015, at 3:20PM at Heartford House. Mr. Staples was born November 13, 1939, in Butler County. He was a retired truck driver and also worked at Muhlenberg Co. Fiscal Court Sanitation Dept. in Belton. He was a member of Belton Pentecostal Church and a U.S. Army veteran. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lucky and Thelma Staples; brothers Mac Staples and Ernest Staples; sister Sue Piper; and son-in-law Morris A. Tingley.

Survivors include his wife, Hilda Steele Staples; son James C. Staples (Beth) of Owensboro; daughters Janet Tingley (Morris Allen, deceased) of Graham, Joyce Piper (Darrick) of Beechmont, and Jeanie Bishop-Amos (Ersley) of Morgantown; grandchildren Jennifer, Allen, Eric, Josalyn, Jordan, Mikalah, Zachariah, Kiah, and Jacob; great-grandchildren Jaylee, Jaxton, Trinity, Kylee, Kenzie, and Keagon; brother Ron Staples of Utica; sisters Lois Toomey of Huntsville, Dorothy Piper of Beechmont, and Shirley Carver of Belton; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be Sunday, February 1, 2015, at 11:00AM at Tucker Beechmont Funeral Home, with Bro. Mike Foster Sr. officiating, assisted by Bro. Mike Foster Jr. Burial in Oak Grove Cemetery in Butler County. Visitation will be Saturday from 5-8PM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at