Sammy Dee Brittain

Sammy Dee Brittain

Sammy D. Brittain, age 62 of Jackson, passed away on January 9, 2014 at the Jackson Madison County General Hospital.

Funeral services will be held on Sunday, January 12, 2014 at 2 p.m., in the South Chapel of George A. Smith and Sons Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Ebenezer Cemetery, with Rev. Bobby Beecham officiating.

He was born on March 25, 1951 to the late William Vester Brittain and Ruby Jones in Lexington, TN. He was the owner and operator of several Auto Mechanic shops in South Jackson for over 25 years. He was also associated with Brittain's Septic Service for over 15 years.

Sammy was well loved by all who knew him and was a devoted family man who loved helping others.

Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Samantha Brittain; his sister, Betty Sue Robertson and his brother, Cledeth (Bud) Brittain.

He is survived by his fiancée, Mary Sue James, with whom he spent 18 years of his life; two daughters, Brandi (Kelly) Collins of Pinson and Amy (Tony) Marbury of Jackson; grandchildren, Brittany Marbury, Anthony Marbury and Ana Crews; step grandchildren, Dylan Collins, Myranda Collins and Madelyn Collins; great-grandchild, Brantley McGee; three sisters, Melba Seaton of Henderson, Irene (Odie) Norwood of Memphis, and Wanda Pickett of Henderson; and one brother, Jimmy Brittain (Wanda) of Jackson.

A visitation with the family will be held on Sunday, January 12, 2014 from 8 a.m. until the service time of 2 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the .


Funeral Home

George A. Smith & Sons Funeral Home
1544 South Highland Jackson, TN 38301
(731) 423-2212

Published in The Jackson Sun from Jan. 11 to Jan. 12, 2014