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James Rome Sample, Sr.

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James was born on October 5, 1926 and passed away on Thursday, October 10, 2019.

James was a resident of Benton, Kentucky at the time of passing.

Mr. Sample was a Operator at Penwalt Corporation, a member of Faith Apostolic Church in Calvert City and a veteran of the Army during WWII where he was stationed in Germany and Philippines.

Funeral services will begin at 1:00 pm on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at Hughes Funeral Home of Paducah with Rev. Brad Robinson and Rev Jimmy Eaves officiating. Burial with full military honors will follow at Marshall County Memory Gardens in Benton. Visitation will be held from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions made to National Multiple Sclerosis Society, PO Box 4527, New York, NY 10163.