Sambo "Sam"-Cockerham-Obituary

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Sambo "Sam" Cockerham

Boonville, North Carolina

Sep 29, 1941 – Mar 13, 2018 (Age 76)


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Gentry Family Funeral Service - Yadkinville Obituary



Boonville - Mr. Sambo “Sam” Cockerham, 76, of Boonville died Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

Sam was born in Yadkin County on September 29, 1941: son of the late Joseph Harden and Fronnie Hudson Cockerham. Sam was a charter member of Peace Haven Baptist Church; he also,...

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Please accept our condolences. It is our hope that you receive comfort and peace from God. (2 Cor. 1: 3&4)

We remember Sam fondly from the years we attended Peace Haven. We will always remember him as "Peter", who he awesomely portrayed in the annual Easter Play. We pray that God brings His grace and peace to the family and all our good friends at Peace Haven. Joey and Sherry (Holmes) Bullis

Sam was a sweet uncle of my ,, I love him dearly ,, he will surly be missed ,, he preach his own funeral ,, what a blessing he was to so many people ,, prayers for all the family ,,

Sam was a good man. Always had a good word for everyone. He will be sorely missed. We worked together at RJR many years ago. He was one of the good ones.
Andy Hennings
East Bend North Carolina

Patty & family,
I am so sorry to hear of Sam's passing. So sorry for not being able to attend the service.Prayers for you and the boys.
Love always,
Aileen Baity Terrell

The entire family is in my thoughts and prayers.

Pat, I am so sorry for your loss. Please know I love you and keep you in prayer. Brenda Tarkenton

Pat & family,
We were saddened to learn of Sam's passing. He was a wonderful man and a joy to know. God has gathered another faithful servant unto Himself. Our thoughts and prayers go out for you.

Pat, Please know that due to illness, I could not attend. Sam was such a good, kind hearted man. I will remember times I heard him laugh out loud at something funny. Please know my prayers are with you at this time. I love you and am here for you. Love, Barbara