James "Cooney" M. Sansom, 67, of Greensboro, Florida, passed away Monday, March 3, 2014 at home. James Sansom was born October 31, 1946 in Calhoun County, the son of J.W. and Madaline Sansom. He retired from Florida Gas Transmission Company. He loved to hunt and fish, he enjoyed his garden and working his small farm. Most of all he loved his family.
He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Frances Sansom of Greensboro; a son, Ricky Sansom (Traci), two grandchildren, Tyler and Hannah Sansom; a nephew/son Wesley Sansom; a close niece, Phyllis McPhaul, all of Bristol, Florida; his brother Bobby Sansom (Annie) of Chattahoochee; his sisters Alice Mulford (Duwood) of Milton; Shirley Hunt (Grady) and Sandra Allen, all of Greensboro, Florida and many other loving family members. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Tammy Sansom, and two brothers, Julian Sansom and Wesley (Huck) Sansom.
A graveside funeral services will be held at Sycamore Cemetery in Greensboro, FL., Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 2:00 PM. The family will receive friends at Americare Funeral Home, 20 S. Duval St. Quincy, FL., Wednesday, March 5, 2014 from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM. Americare Funeral and Cremation, (850) 627-1111 www.americarefc.com
, is assisting the family with their arrangements.