Michael Shane Maples
By Kim Swindell Wood | March 29, 2018 3:19 pm
Last Updated: March 31, 2018 at 8:39 am
Michael Shane Maples, 41, of Sparta, passed away March 28, 2018, at his residence.
Born Friday, July 16, 1976, in Frankfurt , Germany, the son of Gary Maples and Martha Jane Brock.
He retired with 20 years of service in the Army National Guard. He served during Operation Iraqi Freedom from June 2004 until December 2005.
Mr. Maples was preceded in death by his grandparents, Tad and Lucille Brock, and a brother, Gary Stephen Maples Jr.
Survivors include his wife, Amanda Lewis Maples, of Sparta; sons, Stephen Weston Maples, Daniel Shane Maples, of Sparta; daughter, Alexis Grace Kamryn Maples, of Sparta; parents, Ron and Jane Bennett, of Sparta, Gary and Frances Maples, of Spencer; mother-in-law, Nancy Lewis, of Smithville; brothers, Chip Bennett (Renee), of Cookeville, Jonathan Bennett (Kristina), of McMinnville; sister, Angie Maples, of Spencer; stepbrother, William Hall; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be 2 p.m., March 31, 2018, at Oak Lawn Funeral Home, with burial in Smith Chapel Cemetery. Full military honors will be provided by the United States Army Honor Guard. Steve Tiebout will officiate. The family will welcome friends 10 a.m.-2 p.m., March 31, at the funeral home.
Oak Lawn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.