Campfield-Hickman-Collier Funeral Home Inc
566 W Park Ave
Barberton, OH 44203
(330) 745-3161

James C. "Jim" Samples Jr.

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James "Jim" C. Samples, Jr.

BARBERTON -- James "Jim" C. Samples, Jr., 69, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Sunday, May 11, 2014 after a long courageous battle with cancer.

Jim was a resident of the Barberton area for 50 years and retired from Babcock and Wilcox with 30 years of service. He was a member of National Lodge #568 F&AM, past worthy Patron of Anna Dean Chapter #595 and a member of Barberton Moose #759.

Preceded in death by his wife, Sheryl; brother, Herbert Cleveland Samples; and granddaughter, Leigha Ashlee Tucker; Jim was a devoted and loving father to daughter, Tina (Neil) Vick; son, James "Jim" C. (Lin) Samples III; stepson, Robert (Kristine) Lassiter; grandchildren, Paige (Zach) Fortney, Miranda Samples, Robert Lassiter Jr. and Clark Lassiter; great-grandchildren, Emma and Zach Jr.; sisters, Linda Morris and Diana Channell; several nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.

Some of his happiest moments were when he was spending time with his family and friends.

Funeral service will be held Thursday, 1 p.m. at the Campfield-Hickman-Collier Funeral Home, 566 W. Park Ave., Barberton 44203, with Pastor Matthew Lowe officiating. Burial at Greenlawn Memorial Park. Calling hours Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. and also one hour prior to the service. Masonic service will be conducted at 7:30 p.m., followed by an Eastern Star service.



Published in Akron Beacon Journal from May 12 to May 14, 2014
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