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To Jackie


Posted by: Janine Pleskonko Loomis - Pittsburgh, PA - Friend   Oct 06, 2018

i was searching the internet to see where Sammy was and what he was doing and I found this obituary. Sammy had a great impact on my life.. Sammy had a prfound influence on me. I believe that through his inspiration and music I have become a better person and a good father to my children. I met Sammy and Monte many years ago at an Amway Conference in New Zealand. Getting to meet Sammy in person back stage after

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Posted by: John Burrell - TIMARU, New Zealand - Acquaintance   Aug 01, 2018

I went to a Sammy Hall concert in the 70's at Lanett High School. I still have the paper he gave to all that committed their life to Christ that night. I found it recently while looking through some papers. I was looking for information about when he toured in Lanett and that's how I came upon this website. I wonder how many others Sammy helped to turn their lives around and follow Jesus:). Thank you Sammy!
Dale Walls


Posted by: Dale Walls - Lanett, AL - Acquaintance   May 10, 2018

No one sang Bridge over troubled waters better than Sammy... so sad


Posted by: Karen Katko - Birmingham, MI   Apr 28, 2018

I saw Sammy at an amway convention in the late 70's at age 19. His lyrics to 'love hurts' changed my life. It's now 2018 and just found he passed. Thank you Sammy, you touched many lives.


Posted by: Joan Hunt - Madisonville, KY   Mar 10, 2018

I saw Sammy numerous times at Amway functions. I was shocked to see his Obituary. What an inspiring human. He will be sorely missed by all who was once in his company.


Posted by: Barbara Phillips - Newton, NJ   Jan 05, 2018

I saw Sammy once at an Amway rally and was so touched that I have thought of his music many times throughout the years since. However, I had forgotten his name until recently when I found an old cassette cover I had kept in my "treasure box". I did a Google search and relived some of the beloved songs. So sad to find out that he has passed. He truly leaves a legacy of so many lives changed. Thank you, Sammy!


Posted by: Sharon Heavener    Dec 20, 2017

It's now 2017 and I just learned of Sammy's passing. I don't know if you will see this Jackie or if you remember me. I brought you to Morrisville NY about 1969 or 70. It was one of the highlights of my life and it had a profound affect on that small community. I hope you are well. I will remember Sammy and you forever.


Posted by: Tom Goetschius    Aug 02, 2017

Saw Sammy and Horizon perform a couple of times and was amazed by their shows. I am truly sad to have learned of Sammy's passing. RIP, Sammy!!


Posted by: Jim Uht    Aug 01, 2017

i was searching the internet to see where Sammy was and what he was doing and I found this obituary. Sammy had a great impact on my life.. If it was not for Sammy I doubt that I would be alive to this day. I gave my life to Christ at one of his concerts. It was at Gahana Christian Center in Ohio in 1976. My life has never been the same. I went on to Bible College and have

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Posted by: Kevin Elliott    Jul 30, 2017