Marcus Sams

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  • "Sams, you made a lot of people laugh-you will be missed!"
    - Tina Wise
  • "GEORGE,ANGIE AKINS AND FAMILY"
  • - eddie salyers
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Marcus Sams, age 64, of Cumming passed away Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, along with his beloved pet and constant companion, Bella. Marcus was a member of Pine Crest Baptist Church and was retired from the City of Cumming after 35 years of service. He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Ruby Sams; four brothers; and one sister.
Marcus was affectionately known as "Gooney" by his loved ones.
He is survived by his sister and brother-in-law, Faye and Charles Lackey of Dawsonville; twin brother, Jimmy Sams of Dawsonville; sister and brother-in-law, Ethel and Tommy Dodd of Cumming; brother and sister-in-law, George and Brenda Sams of Cumming; sister-in-law, Martha Sams; and numerous nieces, nephews and other loving relatives also survive.
Memorial services will be held Sunday, Nov. 11, at 3 p.m. in the Chapel of Ingram Funeral Home, with the Rev. Craig Richard, the Rev. Lamar Day and the Rev. Nick Martin officiating. Interment will follow at Sawnee View Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday from 9 a.m. until the hour of service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Pine Crest Baptist Church, P.O. Box 3256, Cumming, GA 30028.
Condolences may be made at www.ingramfuneralhome.com.
Ingram Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements.

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Cumming, GA 30040
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Published in Forsyth County News from Nov. 5 to Nov. 8, 2012