Janie Jones Maupin

Friday, February 9, 2007

JANIE JONES MAUPIN, a resident of Berryville, was born Aug.10, 1928, in Buckingham County, Va., a daughter of Sidney C. and Bessie Baber. She died Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2007, in Berryville at the age of 78.

Janie worked for Wal-Mart until her retirement. She was a member of the Freeman Heights Baptist Church.

On Jan. 18, 1949, she was united in marriage with Billy L. Maupin, who survives her of the home. She is also survived by two sons and daughters in law, Phillip D. and Yvonne Maupin of Albuquerque, N.M., and Keith and Patty Maupin of Green Forest; two sisters, Thelma B. Snobby of Charlottesville, Va., and Christine Johnson of San Antonio, Texas; three grandchildren, Berry Maupin II of Orlando, Fla., Tara Davis of Webb City, Mo., and Kaitlin Maupin of Albuquerque, N.M.; one great-grandchild, Abby Davis of Webb City, Mo.; several other relatives; and a host of friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Sidney C. and Bessie Baber; four brothers; two sisters; and a grandson, Jerred Maupin.

Visitation will be on Friday, Feb. 9, 2007, from 5 until 8 p.m. at the Charles M. Nelson Memorial Chapel in Berryville. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, 2007, at the Freeman Heights Baptist Church with Rev. Darrel Harris officiating. Interment will be in the Berryville Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Memorial Donations may be made to Gideons International, P.O. Box 362, Berryville, AR, 72616. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral. com.