Mr. Richard Joseph (Joe) Sampler age 79 of Griffin, passed away Saturday, January 4, 2020 at Brightmoor Hospice.
Joe was a lifelong resident of Griffin. He retired from Dundee Mill. He was husband of the late Mary Belle Hillhouse Sampler who was born May 22, 1942 and passed away May 29, 2019, they were married for 44 years and have been reunited together again after her passing in May.
Joe and Mary were the anchor and rock of the family, and daddy to 6 and step daddy to 4, proud grandparents of many and great grandparents to many more.
A visitation will be Tuesday, January 7, 2020 from 6:00pm until 8:00 pm at Conner-Westbury Funeral Home. A funeral service will be on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 4:00 pm in the chapel of Conner-Westbury. Interment will follow in the Griffin Memorial Gardens. The family ask that you please consider in lieu of flowers send a donation in memory of Joe and Mary to Shriners Hospital for Children-Greenville, 950 West Faris Street, Greenville, SC 29605 or to St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105,1-800-873-6983 firstname.lastname@example.org which were very close to their heart and supported for many years.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Shriner's Hospital for Children-Greenville
950 West Faris Street,, Greenville SC 29605