ROBERT JAMES MAPLE of Holiday Island, Arkansas was born on August 1, 1922 in Rochester, Indiana son of Charles Maple and Gladys (Babcock) Maple. He departed this life on Monday, January 7, 2019 in Eureka Springs, Arkansas at 96 years of age.
He was a member of the Holiday Island Theater Guild, Holiday Island Golf Leagues, Holiday Island Walking Trail Developer and Myrtie Mae’s Lunch Group.
Robert is survived by his brother, Bill Maple; one son, Jim Maple; one daughter Robin Maple Oblak; one granddaughter, Jenny Maple; family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Bernice (Karpin) Maple; two brothers, Dick Maple and Bud Maple; two sisters Jo (Maple) Prestegaard and Margery (Maple) Mickle.
Memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at the Holiday Island Community Church in Holiday Island. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.