Lola M. Sams

Lola M. Sams, 93, of Camden, passed away peacefully on Sunday morning, Dec. 23, 2012.

Born in Oxford,she was a daughter of the late Samuel L. & Flora E. (Root) Groves. She worked many years as a beautician in Camden and also as the manager for the snack counter at Preble Lanes in Eaton.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by husband Urban B. Sams on Nov. 29, 1992: brothers and sisters Harold, Byron, Samuel, John and James Groves; Mary Jane Groves and Grace Greg: great-grandson Kory Sams: and son-in-law Douglas Armstrong.

She is survived by children Sandra L. Miller & husband Dale of Camden; Deborah Armstrong of Camden; and William Sams & wife Betty of Eaton: six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and two great-grandchildren: sisters and brother Freda Stephens of Eaton; Ruth Stevens of Oxford; and Herbert Groves of Lake Havasu.

Funeral services were Friday, Dec. 28, 2012 at the Robert L. Crooks Funeral Center at Preble Memory Gardens, West Alexandria with Pastor Greg Jackson presiding. Burial was in Preble Memory Gardens Cemetery.