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Delois Harmon Stapleton, 80, Columbia, KY (1941-2022)

Delois Harmon Stapleton of Columbia died on Thursday, August 4, 2022 at Campbellsville Nursing and Rehab in Campbellsville, KY. She was 80 years old.

Funeral services will be held at 1pmCT on Sunday, August 7, 2022, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY, with burial to follow in the Bearwallow Cemetery.

Visitation will be on Sunday after 10amCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

She was born on September 20, 1941 in Adair County, KY to the late Marvin and Reeda Cook Harmon. She was preceded in death by her husband Sam Stapleton.

Mrs. Stapleton enjoyed playing bingo and spending time with her family and friends.

Survivors include three children Peggy Dudgeon (Billy) of Campbellsville, KY, Roger Stapleton of Columbia, KY and Harold Stapleton (Sherri) of Russell Springs, KY; four grandchildren April Dudgeon, Megan Bailey (James), Skylar Stapleton (Kaitlyn) and Liley Stapleton, one great grandchild Garner Stapleton, and two chosen grandchildren Lisa Newton and Teresa Matthews; her life-long special friend Marvina King; her sister-in-law Della Jean Harmon and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by three brothers Ed Joe, Elvin "Buddy" and Jerry Harmon.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Delois Harmon Stapleton, 80, Columbia, KY (1941-2022)

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