Rodney Lee Maple, age 56, of Johnson City passed away on Saturday, June 29, 2019 in the Johnson City Medical Center. He was a son of the late Vernon Clifton Maple and Janet Christine Smith Maple Lee. Rodney was a native of Hannibal, MO but had lived in Johnson City since 1981. He attended the First Christian Church. Rodney was employed by People’s Landscaping Company.
In addition to his parents, Rodney was preceded in death by his beloved grandparents, Vernon and Allie Maple.
Rodney leaves behind to cherish his memory, his wife, Crystal Peterson Maple; one son, Clifton Maple, West VA, one daughter, Kristen Maple, of the home; three brothers: Gerald Maple, FL, John Paul Maple (Barbara), FL, William Lee (Junior), Chicago; two sisters: Annette Birkhead (Benny), MO, Brenda Lee, MO; step-father, Jerry Lee, MO; several nieces and nephews.
The family will attend a private Celebration of Life at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in memory of Rodney, to the Robert Ledford Funeral Home, 720 Ohio Ave., Erwin, TN 37650 to help defray the cost of the final expenses.
Online condolences, photos and memories may be shared with the Maple family through our complimentary, interactive Book of Memories at www.ledfordfuneralhomes.com.
Robert Ledford Funeral Home, 720 Ohio Avenue, Erwin, is privileged to serve the Maple family. (423) 743-1380.