Bennie Robert Sammons
Florie Whitmire Sammons, entered into rest Saturday, November 24, 2012, at Doctor’s Hospital.
Funeral services will be held Monday, November 26, 2012 at 2:00 PM from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with the Reverend Albert Stroupe and the Reverend David Stockton officiating. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Mr. Sammons, a native of Gibson, GA, had lived in the Augusta area for all of his life and was the son of the late Thomas J. and Ester Sammons. Mr. Sammons loved to hunt, fish and garden, he was a retired electrician, a member of the I.B.E.W., a member of the Fleming Masonic Lodge and of Whispering Pines Baptist Church.
In addition to his wife he is survived by his son, Robert Wayne Sammons of Hephzibah; his brother, Marvin Sammons of Austell, GA; as well as two grandsons, two granddaughters and six great grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Bob Herring, Austin Miettunen, Ray Roberson, Scott Roberson, Leland Roberts and Eddie Taylor.
The family will receive friends Monday, from 1:00 PM until the hour of the service at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd., Augusta , GA 30906 .