Sammy Fuller

Sammy Fuller

Sammy "Alabama LeRoy" Fuller, 68, of Zip City, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, at ECM Hospital. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. on Friday at Elkins Funeral Home. No funeral services are planned.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, a mechanic, truck driver, lifelong CB'er and a die hard Auburn fan.

Mr. Fuller is survived by his wife of 48 years, Elizabeth Fuller; son, Samuel "Sambo" Fuller; grandchildren, D.J. Fuller, Breanna Dixon and Phillip Garrett McMasters; sister, Lema Ruth "Sissy" Fuller; and brother, David Fuller.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Arnold and Ruby Fuller; and one brother, Willie D Fuller.

The family would like to thank everyone at the Florence Nursing and Rehabilitation Center for all of their care and support.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Florence Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at 2107 Cloyd Blvd. Florence, AL 35630.

Elkins Funeral Home of Florence would like to invite you to sign the online registry at The family is requesting written contributions to Sammy's Life Capsule. Please signup to share stories, memories, letters, photographs, etc. at the following private address:

Funeral Home

Elkins Funeral Home - Florence
1535 Hermitage Dr.  Florence, AL 35630

Published in Florence Times Daily on Oct. 31, 2013