John Marple

John R. Marple, 56, of Buckhannon, died Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014, at his home.

He was born March 10, 1957, in Buckhannon, a son of Izola White Marple of Buckhannon and the late Charles R. Marple.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by one daughter, Laura Marple of Bridgeport; one son, Brock Marple and wife, Crissi, of Buckhannon; one grandson, Conner Marple of Buckhannon; one granddaughter, Keira Klingensmith of Bridgeport; five brothers, Gary Marple, Richard Marple and wife, Arveda, Charles Marple and wife, Julia, Kenneth Marple and wife, Charlene, and Craig Marple and wife, Sandy, all of Buckhannon; several nieces and nephews; and a companion, Sherry Gould of Buckhannon.

John was a farmer.

Friends will be received Thursday, Feb. 20, from 5-8 p.m. at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home with the Rev. Rodney Heckert officiating. Burial will follow in Friendship Cemetery at Jane Lew.

Online condolences may be made to the family at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.