Priscilla Ann Staples, 82, of Stephens City, passed away on October 12, 2020, at Winchester Medical Center.
She was born on September 24, 1938, at Catlett, to the late Stewart W. Shifflett and Beulah Breeden Shifflett.
Mrs. Staples was a devout Christian, teaching Sunday School classes during her husband’s service as a Church of the Nazarene pastor. She and her husband lived overseas and domestically working for the federal government. For a time, they lived in Culpeper, where she worked as a receptionist at the Culpeper Baptist Retirement Community and she and her husband enjoyed Senior Citizen’s Bowling Leagues in Culpeper and Front Royal. She worked as a secretary at Calvary Episcopal Church in Front Royal. Since moving to Stephens City, she attended Macedonia United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Rev. John E. Staples Jr.; two sons, Brian A. Staples (Laura) and Ronald W. Staples (Anita), and four grandchildren, Lily and Maggie Staples and Scott and Andrew Staples.
The family will receive friends from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 17, at Moser Funeral Home in Warrenton. A procession then will leave for the Catlett Cemetery, where Rev. Barbara Jamison will conduct a graveside service will begin at 11 a.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Condolences may be offered at www.moserfuneralhome.com