October 12, 1923 ~ June 30, 2014
OPELOUSAS - Funeral services will be held at 1:30 PM at Holy Ghost Catholic Church in Opelousas, LA for Mr. Johnny Sam, 90, who entered eternal rest on Monday, June 30, 2014 in Granbury, Texas.
Interment will be held in Bellevue Memorial Park cemetery. Father Jaison Mangalath, SVD will officiate the Mass of Christian Burial.
Johnny is survived by one son, Ronald Sam (Mollie) of Granbury, TX; two daughters, Janice Johnson of Chicago, IL and Ebony Sam of Baton Rouge, LA; one sister, Mary Lou Sam of Port Arthur, TX; and a host of grandchildren, great- grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Johnny was preceded in death by his former wife, Claudia Moten; one son, John Patrick Sam; parents, Bentley Sam and Octavia Malveaux Sam; a brother, Joseph Sam; and three sisters, Amelia Fontenot, Josephine Noel, and Victoria Sam.
Visiting hours will be observed from 9:00 AM until 1:00 PM Saturday, July 5, 2014 at Williams Funeral Home of Opelousas. A rosary will be recited at 11:00 AM.
Share words of comfort with the Sam family at www.williamsfuneralhomes.net
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Williams Funeral Home 817 E. South St, 337-942-2037
Published in the Daily World on July 4, 2014