Graveside service for Shirley “June” (Staples) Stafford, 84, Eudora will be held 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at White Chapel Cemetery in Gladstone, MO. She died November 22, 2014 at Tonganoxie Nursing Center.
June was born on January 13, 1930 in Kansas City, MO the daughter of George Ira and LaVenna Jean (Cutshall) Weaver. She was raised by her step-father, James H. Pettis.
June was a beautician at Jenny’s Beauty Shop. She retired in 1995. She was an avid bowler.
She married Charles H. Staples. He preceded her in death on August 5, 1970. She later married Harold Stafford. He preceded her in death on January 14, 2002.
Survivors include three sons, James C. Staples (Pamela), Thomas L. Staples (Patricia), Chuck H. Staples (Debra), all of Tonganoxie; daughter, Sherrill J. Grinter (George), Myrtle Beach, SC; brother, Floyd Eugene Pettis, Lansing; seven grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be sent to Southern Care Hospice and may be sent in care Warren-McElwain Mortuary.