Lou Rene Marchbanks Sammons(1935 - 2012)

Lou Rene Sammons


Lou Rene Marchbanks Sammons, 77, widow of Sherman Sammons, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 8, 2012.

Mrs. Sammons was born January 26, 1935 in Simpsonville to the late John Mack Marchbanks and Mary Elizabeth Bayne Marchbanks. She retired from Mauldin Elementary School and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Conastee.

Surviving are a daughter, Beth Wingate; a sister, Jo Holcombe; two granddaughters, April Marsh and Michelle Hitt; and four great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by three sisters, Teresa Fountain, Edna Ivester, and Doris Phillips; and a son-in-law, Donnie Wingate.

Funeral services will be 3:30 p.m. Sunday at the First Baptist Church of Conastee, officiated by Rev. Tony Finney. The family will receive friends at the church prior to the service from 2-3:15 p.m. Burial will be 11 a.m. Monday at Greenville Memorial Gardens.

Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church of Conastee, P.O. Box 157, Conastee, SC 29636.

Fletcher Funeral Service

Published in The Greenville News on Nov. 10, 2012