On Nov. 26, 2011, Keller LeAnne Maples celebrated her first birthday at Mount Pleasant Community Building in Ellerbe. A cookout, kickball game, cake and presents completed her big day given by parents Scott Maples and Amy Keller.
Also attending were grandmas, Nicole Haywood and Alice Keller; great grandmas, Mary Jo Keller and Betty Haywood. Matthew, Jennifer, Tatum and Parker Rhyne and McKinnley Gardner; Buffy Keller and Mason Murray; Wendi Herndon; sisters, Paige and Scotlin Maples; Caroline Haywood; Carrie Ussery, Kelly Stoner; Uncle Rooster and Nancy; Ann and Woody Perkins; Chasity, Erika and Brianna Dutch; Mr. Dan Wright; Papa Tony and Lil Toni Wallace; Judy and Chelsea Earnhardt; Susan and Elizabeth Hawks; Jerry and Billy Jo Gardner; Keith, Damian, Tyler and Alexus King; Vicki Lee; Coleman Snead; Mary Kate Thompson; Jimmy King; Scarlette, Kayleigh and Alyssa King; Destiny Liard; and Lauren Massa.
Some pictures and a burning candle was also present in memory of Keller’s late Papa Jim Maples and uncle Aaron Murray.