Allen Douglas Sams  October 12 1945

Allen Douglas Sams October 12 1945December 30 2022

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October 12 1945 December 30 2022
Obituary Mr. Allen Douglas Sams, age 77, of Lexington, passed away Friday, December 30, 2022 at Clark Memorial Health in Jeffersonville, Indiana. Mr. Sams, the son of the late Clayton Sams and Margaret Foster King, was born in Fayette County on October 12, 1945. He retired from the Department of Military Affairs in Frankfort. He enjoyed playing the piano, the drums and golfing. While living in Florida, he volunteered for the Clay County Sheriff’s Office. He was a great storyteller who loved to make others laugh and never met a stranger. During the Vietnam era, he proudly served in the U.S. Army. On August 8, 1968, Allen united in marriage to Linda Sue Gilliam Sams who preceded him in death on September 30, 2017. He is survived by their son: Mark (& Renee) Sams of Jacksonville, Florida; their daughter: Debora (& Harold) Peffer of Palm Bay, Florida; his step-daughter: Leah Henry of Lexington; one brother: Bernie (& Karen) Sams; seven grandchildren: Joseph Wainscott, Mathau Peffer, Carson Sams, Carrington Sams, Myshell (& John) Puma, Tyler McHone and Rachael (& Andrew) Thurlow; his great granddaughter: Melody Thurlow; his sister-in-law: Pamela King and several nephews and nieces. Mr. Sams was also preceded in death by his brothers: Jerry Sams and Rocky King. Funeral Services will be conducted at 11:00 AM Thursday, January 4, 2023 at Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Flatwoods Cemetery with Full Military Honors. Visitation will be from 5:00 – 8:00 PM Wednesday at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Mark Sams, Renee Sams, Carrington Sams, Carson Sams, Bernie Sams and Chris Byrd. To plant a beautiful memorial tree in memory of Allen, please visit our Tree Store.

Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Allen Douglas Sams October 12 1945 December 30 2022.

Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home

Death notice for the town of: Richmond, state: Kentucky

death notice Allen Douglas Sams October 12 1945 December 30 2022

obituary notice Allen Douglas Sams October 12 1945 December 30 2022

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