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Lillie Sam

1917 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Lillie Sam Obituary
Lillie Sam

April 7, 1917- February 7, 2014

OPELOUSSAS - Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, February 15, 2014 at Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church (621 Narrow Street) in Opelousas for Lillie Sam, 96, who entered eternal rest on Friday, February 7, 2014 at Opelousas General Health System in Opelousas, LA.

Interment will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery in Opelousas, LA. Rev. Richard Bradley, Pastor of Mt. Pilgrim, officiating.

Mrs. Sam is survived by one son, John Sam (Joann) of Opelousas, LA; two daughters, Linda Monnet (Bryant) and Delores Oakley (Donald) both of Opelousas, LA; a special granddaughter Katina Oakley of Opelousas, LA; 12 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and special friends.

Mrs. Sam was preceded in death by her husband Johnny Sam, her parents O'Neal Thomas and Fannie Thomas-Fisher, stepfather Louis Fisher, Sr., one son, Haywood Thomas, four brothers, Louis Fisher, Jr., Willie Fisher, Felton Fisher and John Cary and two sisters, Margaret Grant and Betty Oakley.

Visiting hours will be observed from 8:00 A.M. to 10:45 A.M. Saturday, February 15, 2014 at Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church in Opelousas, LA. Share words of comfort with the Sam family at

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Williams Funeral Home in Opelousas, 337-942-2037.
Published in the Daily World on Feb. 13, 2014
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