Obituary for Samuel R "Sam" Stogdill

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Samuel R "Sam" Stogdill

June 6, 1942 - April 30, 2015

Samuel R. "Sam" Stogdill, age 72, passed away peacefully on Thursday morning, April 30, 2015 at the Hickory Creek Nursing Home in Franklin. He was a resident of Franklin and a former resident of Scott County.

Sam was born June 6, 1942, in Bedford, to the late Otto and Beulah (Wotton) Stogdill. He enjoyed living in a group home for twenty-two years, operated by Tom and Joyce Susnick of Scott County. Sam will be remembered for always being there to lend a hand. He enjoyed the outdoors by working in the yard, stacking wood, pulling weeds and playing basketball. Sam also enjoyed caring for the farm animals and his pet squirrel "Sammy".

He is survived by his siblings: Betty (Everett) Reynolds of Greenfield, Lu Ella Stogdill of Bloomington, Joe Stogdill of Greenwood and Sarah (Donald) Mullins of Bloomington; caregiver and niece: Teresa Richardson; and several nieces and nephews.

Sam was preceded in death by ten siblings: Thelma Strunk, Norma Nash, Mary Long, Robert, Walter, Warren, William, David, James "Bud" and Lloyd Kenneth Stogdill.

The Rev. Tony Schommer will conduct a funeral service on Monday, May 4, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends may call from noon until service time on Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Nineveh Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Kenneth to the Special Olympics of Johnson County, 500 Earlywood Dr. Franklin, IN 46131.

Expressions of caring and kindness can be made to the Stogdill family at www.meredith-clark.com.

Information: 812-597-4670

Samuel R. "Sam" Stogdill, age 72, passed away peacefully on Thursday morning, April 30, 2015 at the Hickory Creek Nursing Home in Franklin. He was a resident of Franklin and a former resident of Scott County.

Sam was born June 6, 1942, in Bedford, to the late Otto and Beulah (Wotton) Stogdill. He enjoyed living in a group home for twenty-two years, operated by Tom and Joyce Susnick of Scott County. Sam will be remembered for always being there to lend a hand. He enjoyed the outdoors by working in the yard, stacking wood, pulling weeds and playing basketball. Sam also enjoyed caring for the farm animals and his pet squirrel "Sammy".

He is survived by his siblings: Betty (Everett) Reynolds of Greenfield, Lu Ella Stogdill of Bloomington, Joe Stogdill of Greenwood and Sarah (Donald) Mullins of Bloomington; caregiver and niece: Teresa Richardson; and several nieces and nephews.

Sam was preceded in death by ten siblings: Thelma Strunk, Norma Nash, Mary Long, Robert, Walter, Warren, William, David, James "Bud" and Lloyd Kenneth Stogdill.

The Rev. Tony Schommer will conduct a funeral service on Monday, May 4, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends may call from noon until service time on Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Nineveh Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be sent in honor ofSam to the Special Olympics of Johnson County, 500 Earlywood Dr. Franklin, IN 46131.

Expressions of caring and kindness can be made to the Stogdill family at www.meredith-clark.com.

Information: 812-597-4670

 

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Born: June 6, 1942
Died: April 30, 2015

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