Sammy "Sam" K. Jones, born in Sanford, died recently in Camas, Wash., at the age of 67, born July 15, 1944.
Sam graduated from Midland Senior High in 1963. He enjoyed building and remodeling and we all admired his work. Sam was a member of the Union Carpenter in the Midland County area for a number of years.
Sam is survived by four children, Bonnie Jones (Ortman), Bob Jones and Raymond Jones of Sanford, and Albert John Jones of Midland; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mary Jo Roebuck of Midland and his twin, Judy Bergeron of Sanford. Also, two half brothers, Don Crippen of Hope and James Crippen of Anchorage, Alaska. Sam was preceded in death by both parents and two half brothers, Tony Crippen and Jack Crippen.
Sam moved to the West Coast in the mid-to-late 1970s and there he remarried and lived out the remainder of his life. He passed on Jan. 25, 2012.