December 6, 2001
KEVIN JAY SAMPLE
(7/2/1964 - 12/1/2001)
Kevin Jay Sample, 37, died December 2, 2001, in Memphis, MO.
He was born July 2, 1964, in Tucson, AZ.
He received his education in Tucson, AZ and was certified as a fire fighter.
He was married December 7, 1996 to Wilda S. Squires in Memphis, MO.
Kevin served as a volunteer on the Downing Fire Department. He was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Memphis, MO.
Surviving are his wife, Wilda, and three sons, Johnny Montana, Ethan Josiah and Noah Drake Sample of Memphis, MO; parents, John and Dorothy Sample of Tucson, AZ; one sister, Brenda Halferty and her husband, Ricky of Tucson, AZ.
Visitation will open at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, December 5, 2001, with the family present from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Memphis Funeral Home in Memphis, MO.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, December 6, 2001 at the Memphis Funeral Home in Memphis, MO, with Rev. Mike Rash officiating. There will be special music. Casketbearers will be Kirby Goosey, Paul Burton, Randall Hillyer, Barry Baker, Ethan Wright and John Harper. Burial will be in the Brock Cemetery. A memorial for his children has been established. Memphis Funeral Home, Memphis, MO is in charge of arrangements.