Mr. Derell Dean Staples

Published 7:44pm Thursday, November 21, 2013

Mr. Derell Dean Staples, 54, of Alexander City died Saturday, November 16, 2013 at Russell Medical Center, Alexander City. Funeral services will be held at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Wadley, Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. (CST) with Rev. William Russell officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. The remains will lie instate at the church one hour before the service. Public viewing will be Friday, November 22, 2013 from 1:00 p.m. (CST) to 6:00 p.m. (CST) at Vines Funeral Home, LaFayette.

Mr. Staples is survived by one daughter: Alfredia Allen and one son: Alfred Allen both of Roanoke; two brothers: Charlie Joe Staples, Alexander City and Jerome Staples, Anniston; two sisters: Darnell Staples, Atlanta, GA and Janice Staples, Anniston; two aunts: Rebecca Jean Threatt, Pell City and Maude Thomas, Atlanta, GA; one uncle, Roosevelt Staples, Wadley; six grandchildren: Quanisha Moss, Keveunca Hughley, Jamiya Heard, Shaniah Allen, Damarious Treadwell and Kiria Allen; a special friend: Marie Gaddis; and several nieces, nephews and cousins and friends.

Vines Funeral Home, Inc., LaFayette, AL is handling the arrangements.